The age of collaboration

December 10, 2017

Start up and Corporates need each otherTechnological adoption has never been as fast as today, and many corporates have already suffered from not being able to keep up with the pace of change. Over the past 10 years, an average of 45 companies joined the Fortune 500 every year compared to only 29 during 1986-1995. ...

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Defining the digital organization

December 9, 2017

Implications of digital transformation on the organization of financial institutionsDigital transformation is one of the most important changes that the financial industry faces these days. This transformation radically changes how banks and insurance companies interact with their clients, what products are offered, how they operate internally, and where and how value is created. In order ...

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Why risk management is failing

December 8, 2017

Embracing complexity and uncertainty with value-based risk managementIn today's business environment of uncertainty, complexity and continuous change, conventional risk management approaches are all too often ineffective: they are poor at dealing with complexity, too slow to adapt, and focused on reporting outcomes rather than supporting decision-making. A different approach - "value-based risk management" - can ...

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Outsourcing model redesign

December 7, 2017

Unleash latent improvement potential by taking a fresh look at established partnershipsOutsourcing has been widely implemented in all industries. While some of these partnerships have failed miserably, others were perceived as successful. The aspired advantages, such as cost savings, flexibility and access to innovation, have often turned into dependency and inability to get the full value of ...

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The NOC Technology & Innovation Management Challenge

December 6, 2017

Improving performance in technology managementNational Oil Companies (NOCs) are spending more and more on R&D. But this has not yet had much of an impact. With the oil price currently well below the break-even point of their nations’ budgets, they are still behind Independent Oil Companies (IOCs) in terms of R&D effectiveness. IOCs have been shown to ...

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Airport Parking

December 5, 2017

How to maximize customer experience and value creation from airport parking activitiesAirport parking activities are an important contributor to the commercial revenue streams of airports. Airports must therefore offer attractive portfolios of parking products at the right prices to contribute to the overall experience of the airport passenger.Released: May 2016Download File ADL_Airport_Parking_02.pdf (.PDF, 620 Kb)« ...

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CDO versus CIO -a non-zero-sum game

December 4, 2017

How a fruitful tension can be created from the imminent conflict between CDO and CIOIn recent years digital business units and subsidiaries have been booming across industries to set up organizations for the digital future: the aims of the new units are widespread, from development of new digital business models to building up of digital ...

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Setting objectives and measuring digitalization in Financial Services

December 3, 2017

It’s time to re-examine the facts and adjust the courseFinancial companies are investing in digitalization to improve operational costs and meet client expectations, but few can claim success. In this viewpoint we argue that a vast majority of companies seem to have started digitalizing themselves aimlessly, with no clear objectives of how they want to move forward. ...

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