• The Journey North

    December 03, 2014 | Bain Brief

    Young disruptive companies with ambitious founders know how to deliver on the front line. If they want to sustain grown in the long term, they will have to achieve scale without losing their insurgent mindset.

  • It’s time to get the coal sector out of the pits

    October 28, 2014 | Mint

    A wider series of urgent, bold and long-term solutions that include allowing the entry of private entities, including foreign ones, into commercial mining will increase competition and enhance efficiency in the commercial mining sector.

  • Increase focus on household penetration

    September 29, 2014 | Businessworld

    The best way brands can sustainably grow is by increasing the number of buyers through increased household penetration.

  • Brand booster

    September 16, 2014 | Businessworld

    As the Indian economy embarks again on an expansion path, companies must actively seize the opportunity to increase household penetration of their brands by driving consideration.

  • Coping with initiative overload

    May 12, 2014 | Business Standard

    Initiative overload is an ailment that permeates nearly every large company. Here’s a practical set of guidelines to prevent initiative overload when possible and mitigate its effects when not.

  • Non-communicable diseases: A threat to India’s economic growth

    April 29, 2014 | Businessworld

    India's healthcare ecosystems -- the roles of government, private players, tech and regulations--are still evolving.

  • Performance improvement amid a lingering downturn

    April 04, 2014 | Performance Improvement | Businessworld

    With India experiencing seven consecutive quarters of sub-5 per cent GDP growth after a dismal third-quarter figure of 4.7 per cent and core sector output falling to 1.6 per cent in January, more companies are looking for out-of-the-box methods to enhance performance, capture growth and reduce

  • Global Healthcare Private Equity Report 2014

    April 02, 2014 | Healthcare | Bain report

    A round-up of the year’s largest and most significant private equity investments in healthcare with deep analysis of trends across sectors, geographies and fund strategies.

  • How grocers can grow with emerging Asia

    April 02, 2014 | Consumer Products | The Business Times (Singapore)

    THESE would seem like the best of times for the grocery business in emerging Asia. Home to about 44 per cent of the world's population, Asia's emerging markets boast macro trends that would delight any retailer: healthy GDP growth, a rapidly rising middle class and populations that are steadily

  • India Private Equity Report 2014

    March 26, 2014 | Private Equity | Bain report

    Bain & Company’s in-depth annual look at the Indian private equity industry evaluates what PE funds can do to thrive despite the headwinds in India's private equity landscape.