Growth platforms provide a means for identifying and prioritizing organic growth opportunities, and organizing the business...
Growth platforms are a means to identify, prioritize and organize for organic growth.
Organic growth is challenging but well-rewarded. It’s the best indicator of whether management has the necessary insight and judgement to make the most of company resources. Growth platforms are a means to identify, prioritize and organize for growth. They are the potential business units or divisions of the future.
Growth platforms are clusters of ‘related’ growth opportunities mapped and prioritized over a relevant time period. They can be organized according to common geographies, technologies, customers, channels, events and knowledge. There are three key factors behind the success of these platforms:
Many companies experience modest growth rates, and conclude that acquisition is the path to faster expansion. We believe that growth platforms offer the foundation for organic growth that can help your business thrive in the face of disruption, sector convergence and new competitors.
Success story: Charting organic growth in China for a multinational organization.