Corporate Unplugged


Zakaria Bekkali

Season 2, Ep. 29

“Business leaders should be ready to be challenged by young people. I feel we have ended up in this patriarchal system with CEOs and leaders who do not want to be confronted by the young generations.”

Meet Zakaria Bekkali, a 22 year old with a wise head on young shoulders. Zak is a graduate student at the London School of Economics and Political Science where he’s been awarded a postgraduate excellence scholarship for a Master of Public Administration with a specialisation in social impact. He also holds a Bachelor in International Politics and Government from Bocconi University in Milan, as well as having studied at Princeton University during his undergraduate senior year. 

In this podcast:

  • Transformational moments
  • Why insecurity was a driver for him
  • The synergy between business and community
  • Equality of opportunity
  • Give opportunities to young people
  • Why feminine isn’t another word for weakness
  • Radical vulnerability for collective healing


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