World Economic Forum & Bain in the news

  • CEOs in Davos discuss deals in new markets amid gloomy world bank forecast

    January 25, 2012 | Bloomberg | Media mention

    Bain & Company co-head global strategy practice, Chris Zook, is quoted in a Bloomberg article during the World Economic Forum. Zook explains, "There is greater uncertainty and greater speed of movement because companies are anxious about where to invest in new growth markets."

  • Farewell, Switzerland: A Davos post-mortem

    February 01, 2011 | Fortune | Media mention

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  • Global Conditions are 'Fragile and Anemic': Bain & Co. Exec

    January 25, 2011 | CNBC.com | Media mention

    In an interview with CNBC, Steve Ellis, Managing Director and CEO of Bain & Company, says the world and business leaders attending the 2011 World Economic Forum are "focused on growth in emerging markets, innovation and public/private partnerships" to drive economic recovery.

  • China's Three Pillars

    January 25, 2011 | CNBC.com | Media mention

    In an interview with CNBC at the World Economic Forum, Orit Gadiesh, Chairman of Bain & Company, commented on China's "5 year plan" stating that in order for the country to continue to grow, establishing a domestic-oriented economy is critical.

  • Davos Dealmaking Shifts as BRIC Influx Heralds New Influence

    January 25, 2011 | Bloomberg Businessweek | Media mention

    The 2011 World Economic Forum attracted an unprecedented number of business leaders from emerging markets.

  • Davos: finding common ground in a complex world

    January 23, 2011 | Financial Times | Media mention

    The 2011 World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, is a four-day event in which the world and business leaders convene to discuss global risks.

  • Wall Street Partying in Davos as Bankers Overcome Crisis Angst

    January 23, 2011 | Bloomberg Businessweek | Media mention

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  • European lenders may create 'new wave' of buyouts, Bain says

    January 27, 2010 | BusinessWeek | Media mention

    European banks will create a "new wave" of takeover opportunities for private equity firms as lenders sell their payment services and asset-management divisions, according to a Bain & Company executive.