After years of focusing on cost reductions and risk aversion, the CEO growth agenda has made a dramatic shift. Global CEOs are taking more aggressive growth approaches, coupled with a renewed focus on growth as a part of their broader business strategies. In fact, when it comes to the top five strategic priorities for CEOs over the next 3 years, growth is a significant factor in every single one.
Growth. Volatility. Disruption. Uncertainty. When it comes to doing business, CEOs globally are being challenged to navigate the path to success within an environment of constant change. But what are CEOs doing to ensure there are no limits to their future growth?
With a focus on companies over US$500m in revenue, our Global CEO Outlook involves global businesses discussing complex issues: strategy, growth, market disruption, innovation, cybersecurity, talent and transformation.
The results are eye opening. While many CEOs are confident in the global economy and the three-year growth outlook of their companies, most recognize they need to transform their businesses if they are to survive and prosper. In order to do so, however, big businesses need to be willing to take bigger risks. Explore this study to find out why.
Success in a world of constant disruption takes leadership with strategic vision – that’s why we asked over 1,200 global CEOs to share their perspectives on how their company and the business world is evolving and what they will be doing over the next three years to turn challenges into opportunities. We hope these results will help focus your company on the issues that matter so you can come out on top – not just today, but tomorrow.