The fortnight thus far
Reports & resources we loved in the last 15 days, once every 15 days.
Dec 15, 2021
The Next Big Leap’ Towards ESG Maturity in Tech Sector
Investment companies that incorporated ESG considerations have grown 48x over 14 years. The AUM pledged grew 2.5x to $650 Mn in FY21 in India. 67% of millennials expect their jobs to have a societal impact. Are ESG commitments now starting to become a key differentiator in large Tech deals?
[ BCG > Full report here:
Doing the Right Deals
The fact that 53% of all acquisitions underperformed their industry peers is testimony to the fact that deals don’t always produce value. A strong strategic fit and a clear plan are imperative to execute a successful deal. What impact do the ‘diligently devised’ deals have on the top-line?
[ PwC > Full report here:
India to Become the EdTech Capital of the World
Driven by rising demand for non-academic courses from tier II & tier III cities, the Indian EdTech is poised to reach $4 Bn by 2025 at a CAGR of 40%. Funds raised by Indian EdTech startups went upwards of $1.43 Bn across 100 deals in 2020. Explore its potential and the key trends driving this sector in India.
[ IBEF > Full report here :
Future of Supply Chain
Chances of customer-centric organisations reporting greater profitability than their competitors are 38% higher. The way to achieve this is by aligning front-middle, and back offices to make it rather customer-centric. Are the existing supply chains aligned with the expectations of today’s customers?
[ KPMG > Full report here:
The State of AI in 2021
57% of respondents in emerging economies report AI adoption. 75% across the ‘service operations’ function reported a 10-20% cost decrease from AI adoption. At least 1/3rd of all the companies that contribute 20% of EBIT to AI follow core practices. Know more about the benefits of AI Adoption.
[ McKinsey & Co. > Full report here:
Helping Farmers Shift to Regenerative Agriculture
Globally, Agriculture & Waste account for about 15% of GHG. Adopting all four elements of regenerative agriculture could cut emissions/ha by more than 50% and boost the yields by up to 10%. Implementing these techniques can increase profit margins by 30%, but can the farmers afford to adopt the same?
[ Bain & Co. > Full report here:
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