Latin America Leadership Profile

Quite different from the Eastern European countries, the Latin American countries place a leader is charismatic/value-based but somewhat self-serving, collaborative, and inspiring.

Culture clusters and desired leadership behaviours:

  • charismatic/value-based leadership
  • team-oriented leadership
  • self-protective leadership
  • participative leadership
  • humane-oriented leadership
  • autonomous leadership (Northouse, 2007, p.315)


Sirje Virkus, Tallinn University, 2009