Prafull Sharma

Prafull Sharma

Partner, CIO Advisory

Largest-ever IT leadership study shows CIO’s growing strategic influence

Turbulent times see technology leaders get to grips with digital by focusing on consistency and stability as well as fostering innovation. Meanwhile, more CEOs and boards are turning to their CIOs for help in navigating the uncertainties, threats and opportunities in todays’ digital world.

Switzerland’s next act: from business hub to world’s digital labor hub

Digital labor is one of the key disrupters impacting global business today. The race is on to find the best location for using digital technology to augment and/or automate the tasks of highly-skilled workers. Already attractive for doing business, Switzerland’s got more than just a head’s start.

Digitization: Driving change, changing the game

Two-thirds of CIOs expect digital disruption to fundamentally change their business, according to the latest global Harvey Nash CIO Survey in association with KPMG. The survey represents the views of around 4,000 technology leaders from more than 30 countries all over the world. A good reason to take a closer look at this major game changer.

Quo Vadis Technology?

The Financial Services sector is in transformation mode. It is not enough to have a FinTech collaboration or a team of in-house digital experts. FS institutions have to adjust their existing corporate culture and the overall business model significantly.