Oil, politics, technology, global economic environment, looming trade wars, the rise of government protectionism are some of the key issues that are keeping top business leaders around the world on their toes. In a globalized world, these problems are affecting the regional businesses too. What the GCC business leaders could do mitigate risks and challenges related global and regional economic volatility. Is there a future-proof strategy? How do the business/economic interactions between the region and the world are changing? How do organizations ensure growth in a volatile environment?