Publications

  • For Hewlett Packard, splitting up was a lot of hard work

    November 02, 2015 | Mergers & Acquisitions | Fortune | Media mention

    Hewlett Packard's split will present challenges for both legacy companies, particularly related to company culture. As Sachin Shah, a partner in Bain & Company's London office explained, employees sometimes consider one company in a spin off to be less attractive than the other. In one company

  • More than half of all businesses lack the talent needed to “reboot” their it operating models

    September 23, 2015 | IT | Press release

    Brussels – September, 2015 – Technology has moved to the center of digital strategy, which is challenging senior executives to find new ways to integrate IT into the business and avoid being left behind by more technically savvy competitors.

  • Big Data: The organizational challenge - Bain Milan

    September 11, 2013 | IT | Bain Brief

    Samsung uses it to power the content recommendation engine on its newest smart TVs. Progressive Insurance relies on it to capture driving behavior, determine customer risk profiles and decide on competitive pricing.

  • The race to monetize online video

    February 15, 2012 | EContent | Media mention

    Partners at Bain & Company's Paris office, and co authors of the Connect Devices and Services: Reinventing Content study, Laurent Colombani, are featured in an EContent article about the race to turn profit from online video.

  • Training needs to be an activity that never stops

    October 26, 2010 | Financial Times | Media mention

    As the economy improves, many companies are looking to invest in new technology to improve productivity and efficiency in order to reduce costs across their organizations.