• How developing-market companies can organize for the next phase of growth

    October 07, 2015 | Bain Brief

    By adjusting their operating models, developing-market companies can address growing costs and complexity, talent gaps, and the diversions that often distract founding teams from customer priorities.

  • Energy efficiency: Opportunities in emerging markets

    August 26, 2015 | Bain Brief

    Governments across emerging markets are working to improve energy efficiency and reduce domestic energy consumption. Even in states rich in oil and gas, policymakers are reducing subsidies and launching efficiency programs. Energy companies, manufacturers, financial service companies and others can

  • A strategy for thriving in uncertainty

    August 12, 2015 | Bain Brief

    At a time when most global markets are characterized by heavy uncertainty, traditional approaches to strategy—analyzing trends, making forecasts and committing to the "best" course of action—are often too rigid. The most effective teams balance commitment with flexibility, by isolating the

  • Ecommerce overdrive: Private equity investors infuse $9.5 billion in first half of 2015

    July 18, 2015 | Private Equity | The Economic Times | Media mention

    The booming ecommerce and startup spaces and signs of an improving economy have helped India record more than $9.5 billion in private equity investment deals in the first six months of 2015.

  • How to get over your anxiety about the cloud

    July 08, 2015 | Mint

    How IT departments and the companies they serve can capture more value from the cloud.

  • Improving IT services with a factory mindset

    July 08, 2015 | Bain Brief

    As firms grow, executives need to take a more rational approach to management, based on better planning, lean operations and more sophisticated supply chain management. Our survey of Indian and global firms identified four capabilities critical to efficient performance in current operations and a

  • How FMCG in India needs to step up its digital game

    May 25, 2015 | Business Standard

    Online shoppers are looking not just for the best products at the lowest prices, but also for a better experience.

  • India Private Equity Report 2015

    May 07, 2015 | Bain report

    India's strong economy helped propel deal activity in private equity, sending values to near-peak levels in 2014. Our comprehensive annual look at India’s private equity industry examines the factors that made last year successful and the ways investors can build on that momentum in 2015.

  • Asia-Pacific Private Equity Report 2015

    April 06, 2015 | Bain report

    Private equity in the Asia-Pacific region broke out of a two-year slump in 2014 and posted its best across-the-board performance to date. The industry continues to move through a difficult multi-year transition. But as returns improved and investors became cash-flow positive for the first time, the

  • India Philanthropy Report 2015

    March 21, 2015 | Social and Public Sector | Bain report

    Philanthropy continues to grow significantly in India as the nation's economy expands, but donors and nonprofits will need to overcome several critical obstacles to maintain that momentum.