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“Electric Has Gone Audi”: An Exclusive Interview with Mr. Bram Schot

February 28, 2019 • SPECIAL FEATURES, Global Business, Business Mobility & E-Commerce, Future of Business, Luxury Strategy, Top C-Suite InterviewsComments (0)

In recent years, interest in electric cars has increased sharply which has led to a greater disruption and democratisation of the entire automotive value chain from bottom to top. Audi, one of the most valuable brands in premium automotive manufacturing, has once again proved itself a game-changer in the industry with the recent launch of …

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Connected Cities: Driving Digital Transformation in Complex Ecosystems

November 23, 2018 • Digital Transformation, Future of Business, Internet of ThingsComments (0)

By Mike Cooray, Rikke Duus, and Lasse Bundgaard Digital technologies are fuelling the evolution of connected cities of the future. Our research in Copenhagen with organisations that are leading the digital transformation agenda, reveals that there are four

The Cybersecurity Challenge in a High Digital Density World

November 18, 2018 • TECHNOLOGY, Digital Transformation, Future of BusinessComments (0)

By Sandra Sieber and Javier Zamora To be effective in the new world of digital transformation, any organisation needs to address cybersecurity as a continuous effort. In this article we present a framework to help managers to implement a structured approach

A Partnership for Driving the Future of Business Transformation

November 14, 2018 • STRATEGY & MANAGEMENT, OPERATION, SPECIAL FEATURES, Global Business, Business Process, Future of Business, TransformationComments (0)

A glimpse of Oliver Wight EAME’s alliance with Ernst & Young LLP   As the supply chain becomes more complex, there is a growing need for businesses of all kinds to have superior knowledge on how they would cope with current complexity levels.

Fintech: a Force for Disrupting and Democratising Financial Services

August 25, 2018 • LEADERSHIP, TECHNOLOGY, SPECIAL FEATURES, Artificial Intelligence, Editors' Pick, Emerging Ideas, Entrepreneurship, Future of BusinessComments (0)

Fintech is like a snowball on a hill that is getting bigger and bigger and changing finance tremendously. London-based entrepreneur Viktor Prokopenya is well acquainted with this scene; particularly with fintech’s ability to disrupt and democratise

An Innovator’s Midsummer Dream Come True

July 5, 2018 • INNOVATION, SPECIAL FEATURES, Business Model, Emerging Ideas, Future of Business, Strategic SpotlightComments (0)

By Ulrich A.K. Betz , VP, Head of Innovation and Entrepreneurship Incubator, Merck   Organisations are eagerly looking for new ways to boost their innovation capabilities and open innovation is a widely accepted paradigm to achieve this goal. The Merck

Why Mark Zuckerberg’s Leadership Failure was a Predictable Surprise

April 6, 2018 • LEADERSHIP, TECHNOLOGY, David De Cremer on Management, Editors' Pick, Future of Business, Social Impact, Social MediaComments (0)

By David De Cremer In today’s more developed global village, responsible leadership is of paramount importance especially from businesses that make use of digital platforms. In 2017, The European Business Review published an original article by De Cremer,

The Challenge of Leading Digital Platforms in Responsible Ways

April 5, 2018 • TECHNOLOGY, SUSTAINABILITY & ETHICS, David De Cremer on Management, Future of Business, Social ImpactComments (1)

By David De Cremer, Jess Zhang, and Leander De Schutter Digital platform businesses are increasingly being confronted with a host of unethical consequences due to a lack of responsible leadership and regulation. In this article, the authors identify

The Fintech Opportunity for Banks in Europe

March 21, 2018 • Finance & Economics, Delivering Innovation - Accenture Research, Future of BusinessComments (0)

By Elena Mazzotti and Francesca Caminiti Propelled by data-driven innovation, fintech companies continue to gain traction – taking some financial firms by surprise. For banks that are looking into investing and partnering with fintechs to ensure relevance

Insights into the Transformation of Business in the Cyber-Age

March 16, 2018 • TECHNOLOGY, Digital Transformation, Future of Business, Internet of ThingsComments (1)

By Mario Raich, Simon Dolan, Dave Ulrich, and Claudio Cisullo The rapid and disruptive technological developments are leading us into a global all encompassing transformation. The main driver today is the progression of the information and communication