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World Economic Forum Appoint NCCN CEO to Global Agenda Council on Competitiveness

Matthias Chika Mordi

The National Competitiveness Council of Nigeria (NCCN) CEO, Matthias Chika Mordi has been appointed to serve on the World Economic Forums Global Agenda Council on Competitiveness. The GACC is one of the most influential bodies in world business and policy.

The World Economic Forum Founder and Executive Chairman, Klaus Martin Schwab, noted that Mordi’s invitation/appointment was in light of his position as one of the world’s most relevant and knowledgeable thought leaders in Competitiveness. Mordi is honoured by the appointment and sees it as ” a veritable platform to strengthen the private-public policy nexus and drive African growth.”

The focus of the Global Agenda Council on Competitiveness in the upcoming term will be:

“Highlight and help leverage innovative competitiveness practices developed at the city level so decision makers in other domains can better manage and develop the principal drivers of modern global growth”