Tony James on the Essentials for a Successful Long-Term Partnership


Key qualities for a successful long-term partnership include:

  • Trust and respect, which are essential to working out differences of opinion
  • Prioritising long-term interests over short-term ones
  • Personal relationships that extend throughout the organization

Tony James is Executive Vice Chairman of Blackstone. In this edition of GIC Meets, he shares his views on what makes long-term partnerships successful.

We were honoured to have Tony attend GIC Insights 2019, our annual flagship event that gathers a select group of prominent business leaders to deliberate over long-term issues pertinent to the international business and investment community.