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Tyler Brûlé is joined by an array of C-suite leaders – including the CEOs of major airlines, broadsheets, institutions and retail operations – for in-depth discussions about business and entrepreneurship. Do you want to know how the finest global businesses are successfully navigating through times of crisis? Then join Monocle’s editorial director – himself a champion of entrepreneurialism – and a stellar cast of leading chief executives for practical advice on steering companies towards secure and profitable futures.

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Marco Bizzarri:

In this week’s episode of ‘The Chiefs’, Monocle’s editorial director Tyler Brûlé is joined by the CEO of Gucci, Marco Bizzarri. As the brand turns 100, we look at its evolution – and why embracing change is key to its future.

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4426 Oct 2021
28 min

Marco Bizzarri: 

In this week’s episode of ‘The Chiefs’, Monocle’s editorial director Tyler Brûlé is joined by the CEO of Gucci, Marco Bizzarri. As the brand turns 100, we look at its evolution – and why embracing change is key to its future.

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4328 Sep 2021

Ola Källenius: 

Monocle’s editorial director, Tyler Brûlé, joins Ola Källenius, who leads both Daimler and Mercedes-Benz, to discuss why the original inventor of the four-wheeler is at the forefront of sustainable change.

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4221 Sep 2021

Prime Minister Kaja Kallas: 

In this week’s episode of The Chiefs, Monocle's editorial director Tyler Brûlé joins Estonian Prime Minister Kaja Kallas on leading in times of crisis and the future of Estonia and its national identity.

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4127 Jul 2021
30 min

Mark Carney: 

In this week’s episode of ‘The Chiefs’, Monocle’s editorial director Tyler Brûlé joins economist Mark Carney to get a macro view on global economic recovery as the world gets back on its feet.

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4022 Jun 2021
30 min

Henrik Wenders: 

In this week’s episode of ‘The Chiefs’, Monocle’s editorial director Tyler Brûlé joins the senior vice president of Audi brand, Henrik Wenders. They discuss the essence of “Made in Germany” and why brand consistency is key.

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398 Jun 2021
30 min

Michael Peter: 

In this week’s episode of ‘The Chiefs’, Monocle’s editorial director Tyler Brûlé speaks with CEO of Siemens Mobility, Michael Peter. They discuss the future of train travel, how to balance a human and digital touch and the innovation that we should be getting excited about.

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384 May 2021
30 min

Mayor Jan Vapaavuori: 

In this week’s episode, Monocle’s editorial director, Tyler Brûlé, joins the outgoing mayor of Helsinki, Jan Vapaavuori. They discuss the path to realising Helsinki’s potential – and why functionality is sexier than it sounds.

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3727 Apr 2021
30 min

General Esa Pulkkinen: 

Tyler Brûlé is joined by the director-general of the Finnish defence policy department, General Esa Pulkkinen, to discuss the benefits of conscription and the task of maintaining peace across Finland’s vast archipelago.

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3620 Apr 2021
30 min

Pälvi Pulli: 

Monocle’s editorial director Tyler Brûlé meets the head of security policy at Switzerland’s Federal Department of Defence, Civil Protection and Sport, ambassador Pälvi Pulli. They tackle the challenges facing conscription, cyber warfare and the country’s crisis management strategy.

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3513 Apr 2021
30 min

Vas Narasimhan: 

Monocle’s editorial director, Tyler Brûlé, is joined by Vas Narasimhan, CEO of Swiss pharmaceutical giant Novartis. One year on from their first discussion on ‘The Chiefs’, they assess the roadmap ahead, from vaccine rollout to reimagining medicine.

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346 Apr 2021
30 min

Davide Grasso: 

Monocle editorial director Tyler Brûlé joins CEO of Maserati Davide Grasso for the final installation of our travel and hospitality series. They discuss how to cater for the modern luxury consumer and how to go electric while staying true to your brand.

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3330 Mar 2021
30 min

Sébastien Bazin: 

In this week’s episode of ‘The Chiefs’, Monocle editorial director Tyler Brûlé joins the CEO of Accor, Sébastien Bazin. They discuss what the path to reopening looks like for one of the world’s leading hospitality brands and why optimism is in the air.

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3223 Mar 2021
30 min

Eric Vallat: 

In this week’s episode, Monocle’s editorial director, Tyler Brûlé, meets the CEO of Rémy Cointreau, Eric Vallat. They discuss the future of hospitality, what it means to lead a brand with so much history, and whether 2020 will have a lasting impact on consumer trends.

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3116 Mar 2021
30 min

Blake Scholl: 

In this week’s episode, Monocle’s editorial director, Tyler Brûlé, joins the founder and CEO of Boom Supersonic, Blake Scholl. They discuss the path to making supersonic flight commercially viable again – and why it disappeared in the first place.

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309 Mar 2021
30 min

Akbar Al Baker: 

In this week’s episode, Monocle editorial director Tyler Brûlé is joined by the GCEO of Qatar Airways, Akbar Al Baker. They look at the state of the aviation industry, Qatar Airways’ no-fuss approach to the pandemic and why it never stopped flying.

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