CEO for LPI Sweden

Leadership Pipeline Institute

Build the Swedish business and be part of LPI’s global organization by supporting clients in implementing the Leadership Pipeline concept in their way of developing, assessing, and selecting leaders.

Leadership Pipeline Institute (LPI) is the official research institute and leading global provider of solutions based on The Leadership Pipeline and The Performance Pipeline books. More than 250,000 copies of both books have been sold around the world. Stephen Drotter, co-author of The Leadership Pipeline and author of The Performance Pipeline, is Chairman of LPI. James Noel, co-author of The Leadership Pipeline is Vice Chairman of LPI’s parent company. Today, the Leadership Pipeline concept is perceived to have been one of the most influential leadership models through the last two decades and almost 250,000 copies of the book have been sold to date. A significant number of the FORTUNE 500 companies have successfully implemented the Leadership Pipeline concept as their main leadership infrastructure for selecting, growing, and assessing leaders at all levels. LPI has specialized in supporting organizations in building an internal pipeline of qualified leaders and in creating empowered, performance and execution-focused organizations.

Profile & Role

Leadership Pipeline Institute

LPI’s solutions are uniquely based on the best-selling book "Leadership Pipeline – How to Build the Leadership Powered Company" (more than 250,000 copies sold). A significant number of the FORTUNE 500 companies have successfully implemented the Leadership Pipeline concept as their main leadership infrastructure for selecting, growing and, assessing leaders at all levels.

CEO for LPI Sweden

As CEO you will build the Swedish business and you will be part of LPI’s global organization. You will be supporting clients in implementing the Leadership Pipeline concept in their way of developing, assessing and selecting leaders. We offer you ownership of LPI Sweden, which makes this a unique opportunity to combine your desire of running your own company and at the same time being part of something bigger!

Mission and what it takes to be successful:

  • You will build LPI Sweden based on an existing international platform of clients, strong support in sales and operations from LPI’s European HQ in Copenhagen as well as road-tested products and solutions
  • We have a significant number of Nordic brand name clients and some of these are Swedish. You will therefore be expanding an existing business and your primary role will be commercial of nature
  • Your time will to a large extent be governed by specific client activities. Time spent on administration is very limited
  • In the first couple of years you will also find yourself facilitating a number of leadership programs as many clients will request you in person

The majority of your time will be spent on: 

  • Sales and marketing activities
  • Client management and consultancy for clients
  • Building and strategic positioning of LPI Sweden

In order to be successful you have:

  • A high degree of entrepreneurial spirit
  • A winning personality and a competitive nature
  • Hands-on approach to getting things done
  • Strong facilitation skills

In order to be commercially successful you have:

  • A strong network of Human Resource professionals enabling you to be presented to the right people
  • A solid understanding of how a Human Resource function can add value to a business

Our brand recognition can open many doors, but at the end of the day people buy from people and you need to be the person that Human Resource people find value in talking to.

Your experience

What really matters is how you use your experience and not so much the experience itself. However, some of the most successful people have 10+ years’ experience and have held positions like:

  • Head of leadership development in a recognized company
  • Head of learning in a recognized company
  • Head of talent management in a recognized company
  • Head of Human Resources in a recognized company
  • Chief Consultant within leadership development
  • Partner specialized in leadership development in a recognized consultancy company

Facts:

  • The Managing Partner Sweden reports to Global CEO for LPI, based in Copenhagen
  • Placement in Stockholm (or another city in Sweden if desired)

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