TFTF | Feb 28, 2020

Updated: Mar 31


The fortnight thus far

Reports & resources we loved in the last 15 days, once every 15 days.


Issue #26


Feb 28, 2020

1

Manager and Machine: the new leadership equation

The biggest decisions in this era of business will be made by machines but not without a human touch to it. Important to manage this equation that will transform the leadership mindset.

[ McKinsey & Co. > Full report here:

https://www.mckinsey.com/featured-insights/leadership/manager-and-machine ]

2

Building the Digital Revenue Agency of the Future

The business models of today are disrupting the existing traditional models; the new forms of the economic activities are decoupling the economic activities from traditional models of value creation. What are the key transformations required by revenue agencies to keep up with these disrupting businesses?

[ Deloitte > Full report here:

https://www2.deloitte.com/us/en/insights/industry/public-sector/digital-revenue-agency-of-the-future.html ]

3

How can Deal making Power Value Creation?

347 digital deals were signed by life sciences incumbents in 4 years. 50% of deals were driven by the need to improve disease management and R&D efficiency. How are these deals fuelling the growth and value to businesses?

[ EY > Full report here :

https://www.eycom.ch/en/Publications/20190206-2019-EY-M-And-A-Firepower-Report/download ]

4

State of M&A: Momentum amid Caution

Amid trade wars and higher regulatory scrutiny on grounds of national interests, cross regional deals have dropped by 31%. Despite this slowdown, the capital conditions remain favourable with low rates. What are the trends in the Global strategic M&A?

[ Bain & Co. > Full report here:

https://www.bain.com/insights/momentum-amid-caution-global-ma-report-2020/ ]

5

Global League Tables 2019

With billions of dollars invested by PE firms across the globe, US was the favourite destination for investments in 2019, and Audax Group, HarbourVest Partners were among the most active investors in the region. More information on investments in rest of the world and industry-wise investment scorecard.

[ Pitchbook > Full report here:

https://pitchbook.com/news/reports/2019-annual-global-league-tables#:~:text=PitchBook's%202019%20Annual%20Global%20League,backed%20and%20VC%2Dbacked%20companies. ]

6

Global Data Access for Solving Rare Disease

10% of the world’s population are affected by a rare condition, with an estimate of 15.2 million expected to have clinical genomic testing for rare condition within the next 5 years. Is federated data system the right approach to shorten the diagnostic challenges faced by these patients?

[ World Economic Forum > Full report here:

http://www3.weforum.org/docs/WEF_Global_Data_Access_for_Solving_Rare_Disease_Report_2020.pdf ]

Every article here has had 100s of hours of effort that have gone into making this relevant, insightful and concise. Due credit and thanks to all these professionals and organizations who toiled to put together these insights, of such high quality, for the use of businesses across the world.