Axel it would be. Dr. Radhakrishnan Philosopher Statesman, ex-President of India was once appointed as indian ambassador to Russia. He met Stalin and had a long conversation. Dr. Radhakrishnan at the end of it patted Stalin on his cheek. He was quite moved as the story goes.
Being a Phd in leadership gives you an opportunity to come closer to those who need to learn from you those qualities. Your name would do well.