CEO Outlook 2016

CEO Outlook 2016

It's now or never to transform your business

It's now or never to transform your business

KPMG’s 2016 Global CEO Outlook study provides a vivid image of global CEOs’ expectations for business growth, the challenges they face and their strategies to chart organizational success. This annual study by KPMG International captures the perspectives and insights of nearly 1,300 CEOs from companies across 11 industries in 10 countries. 

Key findings:

  • Forty-one percent of CEOs anticipate that their company will be significantly transformed over the next 3 years
  • The vast majority (89 percent) of CEOs feel they can succeed in transforming their company and are confident in future growth
  • Cyber security climbed the list to become the top risk over the next 3 years (30 percent)
  • Fostering innovation is one of the top (21 percent) strategical priorities for CEOs over the next 3 years
  • Sixty-five percent are concerned that new entrants are disrupting their business models and more than half (53 percent) of CEOs believe that their company is not disrupting their industry’s business models enough
  • Collaborative growth is how 58 percent of CEOs intend to drive shareholder value for the next 3 years
  • Eighty-eight percent of CEOs are concerned about the loyalty of their customers and 82 percent about the relevance of their products or services

Download the full 2016 CEO Outlook report. (PDF 2.8 MB)

 

100 UK CEO's Survey 

Following the UK's EU Referendum and the subsequent Brexit result, KPMG also canvassed 100 UK CEOs in July 2016

For an analysis and an expert perspective on the findings you can download the report or explore our infographics and videos further.

Download the full 100 UK CEO's Survey commentary. (PDF 347 KB) 

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UK CEO survey: change accelerated

UK CEO survey: change accelerated

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Video: UK commentaries on the 2016 CEO Outlook

Video: UK commentaries on the 2016 CEO Outlook

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UK 100 CEO's Survey Infographic

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Short video sharing the insights & opinions of CEOs from the KPMG 2016 Global CEO Outlook.

 
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Global CEO Survey Infographic

For CEO's it's now or never.

 
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The 2016 Global CEO Outlook Survey

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