As a result, Prologis has embodied its values in the acronym IMPACT (Integrity, Mentorship, Passion, Accountability, Courage and Teamwork). "Values are something you stick with, even when it hurts, such as walking away from a business opportunity because it runs against your values," Moghadam says.
Corporate values matter more than culture to Moghadam, which can vary from one country to the next: "It's the values that bind the company together."
As CEO of a major corporation headquartered in
San Francisco, Moghadam has given back to the Bay Area, particularly in education. He is also a strong supporter of his cultural heritage, establishing an Iranian Studies program at
Stanford and co-founding the Iran Democracy Project at the Hoover Institution.
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