Germany’s Angela Merkel Delivers a Steady Address for Turbulent Times
April 27, 2020
As the novel coronavirus, and the disease it produces, COVID-19, has expanded its terrible reach around the globe, leaders of every nation have stepped before their people to present the situation as it stands before them. However, one such leader, Chancellor Angela Merkel of Germany, stood out from the crowd to deliver an address that was at once frank and measured but also sincere and calming.
With family back home in Germany, Senior Principal at Korn Ferry, Fayruz Kirtzman relays her thoughts and feelings about watching the Chancellor’s speech.