One common goal.
“We think in a very different way, our dreams are different.”
H.R.H Mohammed bin Salman
Delivering unparalleled innovation and progress, powered by ambition, diversity and collaboration, Vision 2030 is transforming our nation. To continue this journey of transformation, the Kingdom needs uncommon leaders who exemplify the values and ambitions of Vision 2030.
2030 Leaders is an exclusive world-class leadership development program that will transform exceptional senior Saudi leaders to change history and achieve our one common goal - realizing Saudi’s Vision. No other leadership program is better tailored to the Saudi context and needs of 2030.
Mohammed bin Salman Foundation “Misk” is selecting and developing visionary leaders for 2030 Leaders who encapsulate the spirit of Vision 2030. Could this be you?
Application Eligibility Criteria:
Head of the Southern Area Petrophysics,
Rayan Al-GhanimMy experience in the MISK 2030 Leaders Program thus far has been truly transformative. The renowned global academic partners, the knowledge rich curriculum and the diverse background of the participants make this journey a once in a life time opportunity.
Customer Success Executive,
Cisco Saudi Arabia
Hanouf Alajmi2030 leaders program is designed to ignite self-reflection, deep leadership analysis and bring out hidden leadership qualities.
The learning and experience shared from our fellow 2030 leaders is unmatched.
Director of Operations and Business Development,
Faisal AlRowailiMaking the impossible possible is part of the DNA of all dreamers, I got the privilege to meet them through MISK’s 2030leaders program. Thank you MISK foundation for giving us this Honor and making it possible to bring us all together to contribute in achieving Vision 2030.
Advisor, Ministry of Energy
Adel AlGhamdiThe program pushes the boundaries of our capabilities and ambitions, toward a greater common goal. It is a sneak peak of 2030 future leaders, taking our beloved Kingdom to another level of prosperity and sustainability.
- Five in-person immersive modules (25 days)
- Virtual inter-module sessions
- Executive individual and group coaching sessions
- Group assignments and hands-on experience that addresses real and complex challenges pertinent to Vision 2030 (The Capstone Project)
- Leadership assessment and feedback
- Elective sessions (i.e. Finance)
Virtual synchronous sessions before and after each module to fully prepare for and to reflect on the learning objectives of the program, impact generated and sharing experiences on participants’ development journey as 2030 leaders.
Each participant will take an individualized journey to support and sustain their personal leadership development. Through personal and team interaction, they will be challenged to reflect, apply their learning and test new approaches. This will develop skills which will empower faster decision making, especially in complex and ambiguous contexts relevant to Vision 2030.
This is an integral part of the 2030 Leaders program. It will enable accomplished leaders to hone the appropriate skills and mindsets relevant to the Kingdom and the realization of Vision 2030.
Groups of leaders from diverse backgrounds will have the opportunity to leverage different mindsets, perspectives, and experiences to deliver new and innovative solutions that meet real challenges relevant to achieving the objectives of Vision 2030.
Discovering Trends and Leading Self
Cohort 5 (October 2023)
Cohort 6 (January 2024)
Understanding Needs and Leading Others
Cohort 5 (December 2023)
Cohort 6 (February 2024)
Creativity & Value Deployment
Cohort 5 (February 2024)
Cohort 6 (May 2024)
Leading Organizations and Building Scale
Cohort 5 (April 2024)
Cohort 6 (September 2024)
Preparing for the Future and Managing Change
Cohort 5 (July 2024)
Cohort 6 (November 2024)
A pathway to success
This exceptional program provides a bespoke leadership journey. You will learn to challenge conventions, lead the nation and transform Vision 2030 into a prosperous reality.
After successfully completing this course, you will develop a set of competencies designed for this program that are unique for Saudi leaders.
Leadership in a changing world
To be a 2030 leader you will be proactive, innovative, and able to adapt to changing situations so that you can take the initiative when opportunities arise.
These qualities draw on the strategic tools of Behavioural Flexibility and Intellectual Flexibility and the 2030 Leaders program will develop and enhance these capabilities in a transformational curriculum led by best-in-class partners.
Complete an online application form
Please note that you will only have one opportunity to fill out the application so ensure that you have all the information required to complete it accurately.
Complete a psychometric assessment
Complete a one-way video interview
Complete final virtual competency- based interview
Participants are selected based on several assessments reflecting the behaviours and traits relating to the 2030 Leader Competency model.
While the application process for the program is rigorous it is also designed to be a learning opportunity. We provide all candidates who have reached advanced stages with feedback and evaluation reports that will help them develop their abilities. This is regardless of acceptance on the program.
Our academic partners bring their world-class expertise to the program.
THE 2030 LEADERS
Registration closes on: 20 October 2022
Registration Close: 31/05/2023
Register your interest:
for future cohorts.
Yes. Applicants must have a strong command of English. The program is taught entirely in English. We may ask you for evidence of proficiency.
Yes. The course is designed this way to suit the busy schedule of executives.
2030 Leaders is primarily an in-person program, with some virtual online components and sessions.
Main modules are planned to be held in-person and will follow best COVID-19 safety practice. However, this is subject to change in line with updated regulations or restrictions imposed to control the pandemic.
Yes. The program is exclusively for female and male Saudi nationals.
The program fees are SAR179,500. However, Cohort 5 and Cohort 6 are fully sponsored by Mohammed bin Salman Foundation “Misk” in 2023 – 2024.
The sponsorship does not cover the cost of travel and accommodation in Riyadh, or the cost of international travel and accommodation for 6 days in Barcelona and Geneva (approx. SAR 10,000).
The program has set minimum criteria that clearly define the nature of 10 years of full-time experience. This excludes coop, internships or research positions etc. Furthermore, leadership experience is defined as serving in a distinctly more senior position than a managerial position.