Mandeep Rai

Global authority on values.


Thinkers50 Radar Class of 2021. 


Has travelled to more than 150 countries and reported as a journalist for the BBC World Service and Reuters, amongst others.


Recipient of the 2021 Business Book of the Year Award in the DEI category.


Contends that understanding our own and others’ values is a key component of decision making and risk taking; shows how values underpin the ways in which people live, lead, and interact.


Journalist; former private banker; worked for the UN, the EC, and grassroots NGOs; set up the UAE’s first venture fund.


The Values Compass: What 101 Countries Teach Us About Purpose, Life and Leadership – “A fresh, engaging and eye-opening guide to understanding ourselves and others,” says Deepak Chopra;

NATIONALITY: American-Indian

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“Being in touch with our values has never been more important in business and leadership.”

Stuart Crainer & Des Dearlove, Thinkers50

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