Procter and Gamble CEO Challenge 2018, Dubai


We welcome you to the P&G CEO Challenge: A competition which will test your aptitude for business strategy and real-life problem-solving. If you’ve been eager to demonstrate your ingenuity and intelligence beyond your campus, this is the chance to make an impression on a global scale.

Prepare to compete with teams from around the world to see who is most fit to be the next CEO of P&G. Top students will ascend to the Global Final in Dubai and win the opportunity to meet P&G CEO David Taylor. First, prepare to showcase your ability to think critically about leading brand Gillette. Best of luck!


  • Gather your crew with diverse backgrounds and sign up
  • Rock the online case study and win the national round
  • Take on the top performers from your region
  • Earn your spot in the global final in Dubai
  • Win & meet with CEOs from the biggest companies at P&G Signal Conference 2019


The winning team from each campus will be chosen based on the score they achieve in the online stage. Teams will be contacted within a week after the online round has closed (by December 7th, 2018). We will reach out to the team leader using the email and/or phone number provided. Top teams from each school will be contacted in the weeks leading up to their live competition in November, 2018. The top teams from each country will be provided travel and lodging for the Regional Finals at Johannesburg, South Africa. The winning team from the Regional Finals will travel to Dubai for the Global finals during the 3rd week of May.

Participation in the competition is free for the entire competition. P&G will pay for the travel and accommodations for all team members to both the Regional and Global Final. P&G will not pay for the costs incurred in obtaining a passport, nor for extra days (accommodation or travel) if the team (or team members) wish to stay beyond the period defined. International passport and visa obtaining are required as per local laws to participate in both in-person events (Johannesburg and Dubai). Travel and accommodation costs include round-trip travel from the team’s home city and host city as well as accommodations for the duration of the stay in the host city. Accommodations will be provided at a location of P&G’s choosing. Teams (or team members) that wish to stay elsewhere will need to do so at their own expense. For more information, please refer to the Terms & Conditions Document. P&G will not offer financial support for team members that are not able to travel.

Closing date: January 2019

Apply here!