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Leadership, Structure and Governance of Successful Project Based Firms

26 September, 2013
Time: 3:00 to 6:00 PM


Project-based firms are common sight in many business and development sectors, such as engineering, construction, architecture, software, media, advertising, filmmaking, infrastructure, development. Their activities are organized to deliver projects aimed at meeting complex, differentiated and customized needs of clients. To succeed these project-based firms need to maintain internal alignment on one side and demonstrate flexibility to respond to varied opportunities, manage workloads and allocate resources to different projects on the other side.

Professor Nelson Philips and his colleagues conducted a decade long research on leadership, structures and governance of project-based firms whose activities spanned a wide range of markets and geographic location.

In this seminar, Professor Nelson will share the insights from his landmark research on leadership, structure and governance of successful project-based firms.

Date: 26 September, 2013

Time: 3.00 to 6.00 p.m.


This seminar is a unique opportunity for CEO’s and senior managers of project-based firms, consultants and bankers to learn and share best practices in leadership, structuring and managing.


Dr. Faheem Ul Islam

Professor of Competitiveness and Strategy & Associate Dean Administration, KSBL
PhD, Judge Business School, University of Cambridge, UK
MBA, National University of Singapore
BE, University of Engineering and Technology, Lahore

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Dr Nelson Phillips

Chair in Strategy and Organisational Behaviour, Imperial College Business School, UK
PhD in Organisation Analysis, University of Alberta, Canada
MBA in Organisational Behaviour, University of Calgary, Canada

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Dr Rizwan Amin Sheikh

MBA Director and Associate Dean Administration, KSBL
PhD SKEMA Business School, France

MBA Cleveland State University, USA
BSC the Ohio State University, USA
Certified Project Management Professional (PMP), Project Management Institute, USA

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PKR 15,000/- per participant

Venue: KSBL

For Inquiry or Registration, please contact us at:

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  PABX: (92 21) 34855382 Ext: 551 & 552
  Email: execed@ksbl.edu.pk     Website: www.ksbl.edu.pk

KSBL reserves the right to make changes in the programme, policies, dates and fees at any time.

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Programme Venue:
KSBL Campus