1261 CEOs from around the world, including ASEAN, took part in the 2017 Global CEO Outlook survey discussing their unique challenges and opportunities.
In the 2017 Global CEO Outlook, 1261 CEOs from around the world, including ASEAN, discussed their unique challenges and opportunities with us. What we heard from CEOs in ASEAN make us believe thatthere is muted confidence in the global and national economy and optimism about their organization’s prospects in the light of some geopolitical uncertainty. This marks a shift in mindset among CEOs from the past year.
In 2016, we saw CEOs recognizing the developments in the world of business and politics as more critical for their industry than the last 50 years and preparing to make transformative changes in their organizations. This year, the emphasis is more on the urgency to disrupt their industry before other players in their sector force them to keep up or give up.
Our survey reveals some strong trends among ASEAN CEOs: