Cyber attacks and their consequences have been a reality faced by Swiss businesses for some time now: A survey conducted by KPMG Switzerland shows that nearly half (42%) of the companies that have been the victims of a cyber attack suffered financial losses and dis-ruptions to their business activities as a result.
The EU GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) recently caused a sensation. Most affected Swiss companies have prepared themselves well for the new regulation. GDPR is in force now. What should we expect and what does the new law mean for Swiss companies?
Geopolitical volatility, renationalization trends, fundamental demographic shifts and rising rates of cyber attacks are the biggest business risks faced by business leaders around the globe. All in all, the 1,300 corporate leaders surveyed by KPMG as part of this year’s CEO Outlook seem to be realistic and accordingly pragmatic.