Publicaciones mundiales

  • Secrets for a world-class procurement body

    February 02, 2015 | Jakarta Post

    Many global procurement organizations are not optimized to make the most of cost savings opportunities. However, some companies are discovering a way out of this quagmire.

  • Catching up

    February 01, 2015 | Best's Review

    Often, it's not clear to insurance executives exactly where to start making investments in, and organizing for, digital innovation. Based on the early results from digital initiatives, combined with lessons from other industries, we have identified four questions that can anchor a balanced,

  • The future of healthy

    January 30, 2015 |

    We are living longer, but not healthier. Globally, we are on track to lose $47 trillion of cumulative economic output between 2012 and 2030 because of non-communicable diseases and mental disorders. How can we reverse the trend? Some of the necessary actions are within reach of individual

  • Business and investment opportunities in a changing electricity sector

    January 29, 2015 | Bain Brief

    The electricity sector is evolving as it seeks to reduce its carbon output and reduce dependence on distant fuel sources. New technologies are contributing to the rise of distributed generation and to businesses that help users reduce and manage their energy consumption. These changes are

  • The Single Supervisory Mechanism: Think strategy, not just compliance

    January 28, 2015 | Bain industry brief

    Far from simply adding a layer of regulation, we expect the Single Supervisory Mechanism to spur a conceptual shift from worrying about compliance to thinking about the new risks and opportunities raised by a lack of capital, liquidity and profitability. Banks now need to present a credible equity

  • How to build a world-class global procurement organization

    January 27, 2015 |

    Global procurement organizations often are not optimized to make the most of cost-saving opportunities.

  • Junk food and booze could follow tobacco in plain packaging push

    January 23, 2015 | Bloomberg | Media mention

    The UK’s plan to force tobacco companies to use standardized packaging has revived concern that other goods deemed unhealthy by health campaigners could face similar legislation.

  • Out at Work: The top 50 list of LGBT executives

    January 16, 2015 | The Telegraph | Media mention

    was recognized for his active role in making a difference for LGBT people in business. Soares is the leader of Bain’s EMEA LGBT employee network, BGlad support group, and an adviser to prospective and current LGBT employees.

  • Steering through the oil storm

    January 09, 2015 | Bain Brief

    Oil and gas industry executives can't control prices, but they can take action to be in a better position when the upturn comes.

  • Why EU energy policy isn’t working

    January 06, 2015 | Public Utilities Fortnightly

    For the past decade, the energy policies of the European Union and individual countries have pursued the dual goals of reducing carbon emissions and promoting energy security. Laudable goals—but politics has gotten in the way.