In this episode of The Leaders Who Learn Podcast, we talk with Dr. Susan Saxton, President, American University of Bahrain. Susan talks to us about leading, as a woman, in the Middle East and how she has had to navigate politically and situationally. She details best practices and talks about some of her experiences.
With over 25 years of leadership experience as an international executive in both industry and academia, Dr. Susan E. Saxton is the Founding President of the American University of Bahrain (AUBH). She has held key leadership roles with Laureate Education (the world’s largest private higher education network) including Chief Strategy Officer and Chief Academic Officer, Global Products and Services. She has also served as the Chief Strategy & Development Officer for the International Baccalaureate Organization (IB) in The Hague.