Publications

  • Removing Trade Obstacles That Promote Hunger

    April 22, 2015 | Business Day

    Governments can directly address the legal barriers that hurt the food supply chain and local economies.

  • Understanding the Value

    April 15, 2015 | Oilfield Technology

    While some oil and gas companies have invested in their analytics capabilities, many struggle to get their arms around this powerful new opportunity.

  • Tapping Cloud's Full Potential

    April 08, 2015 | Bain Brief

    Average companies put only 18% of their IT workload into the cloud, and even leaders put only about half. Most could get a lot more value from the cloud if they would put more work into it. But many IT departments hesitate because of outdated beliefs about the quality and security of cloud

  • Most companies leave two-thirds of financial benefits on the table when they migrate their workloads to the cloud

    April 08, 2015 | Technology | Press release

    Most companies leave two-thirds of financial benefits on the table when they migrate their workloads to the cloud.

  • Three myths about the energy reform in Mexico - Bain Mexico City

    April 07, 2015 | Oil and Gas | Forbes.com Mexico

    Energy reforms will generate business opportunities for domestic and foreign companies with interest in participating in the energy industry in Mexico.

  • Preparing for the Coming Wave of Consolidation in Midstream Oil and Gas

    March 25, 2015 | Bain Brief

    The rapid growth of oil and gas production between 2009 and 2014 in North America spurred a cycle of historic demand for midstream infrastructure. Now, the dramatic fall in oil and gas prices has left operators with about $90 billion less to invest in production growth. Midstream companies are

  • Big Data analytics in oil and gas: Converting the promise into value

    December 09, 2014 | Daily News Egypt

    Seismic software, data visualization and now a new generation of pervasive computing devices–sensors that collect and transmit data–continue to open new possibilities for oil and gas companies.

  • 2014: A positive year for private equity - Bain Mexico City

    November 14, 2014 | Private Equity | El Universal

    The global private equity (PE) market continues to expand and prosper, benefiting from favorable macroeconomic forces. In Mexico, the perspective is just as encouraging. Economic reforms, particularly in energy and telecom, have generated opportunities that are attracting the attention of the

  • Giving mobile phone customers a reason to (happily) pay more

    October 16, 2014 | Forbes.com

    For the wireless industry, customer-centric innovation represents a path away from increasing commoditization and value erosion while giving customers new reasons to love their carriers and stay with them.

  • IT in M&A: Increasing the odds of a successful integration

    October 10, 2014 | Transaction Advisors

    Whether businesses are seeking to cross-sell products and services as quickly as possible or combine organization systems effectively, IT integration is critical to achieving M&A goals.