TFTF | Nov 15, 2019


The fortnight thus far

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


Issue #19


Nov 15, 2019

1

A Vision for a Sustainable Battery Value Chain 2030

Batteries could enable 30% of the required reductions in carbon emissions, provide power access to 600 million people, 10 million safe and sustainable jobs around the world and much more.

[ World Economic Forum > Full report here:

http://www3.weforum.org/docs/WEF_A_Vision_for_a_Sustainable_Battery_Value_Chain_in_2030_Report.pdf ]

2

Architecting an Operating Model

87% of CEOs expect to see a change in their operating model within three years. Linking budgets around strategies is among the top 3 characteristics for a successful transformation and misaligned/obsolete business model among the top 3 reasons for failures.

[ Deloitte > Full report here:

https://www2.deloitte.com/content/dam/insights/us/articles/5078_architecting-an-operating-model/DI_architecting-an-operating-model.pdf ]

3

India’s Media and Entertainment Report 2019

M&E grew by 13.5% in FY 2019 despite the TV & print advertising affected by the economic slowdown. So why did the segment show strong growth in the industry? How is the industry poised to reach INR 3.07 trillion by 2024?

[ KPMG > Full report here :

https://assets.kpmg/content/dam/kpmg/in/pdf/2019/08/india-media-entertainment-report-2019.pdf ]

4

The Platform Play: How to Operate like a Tech Company

Reorganising IT around flexible and independent platforms to be the real drivers for innovation and growth for non-tech companies, it allows them to move faster, more flexibly and at a greater scale than competitors. So, how fast can non-tech companies operate like tech companies?

[ McKinsey & Co. > Full report here:

https://www.mckinsey.com/business-functions/mckinsey-digital/our-insights/the-platform-play-how-to-operate-like-a-tech-company ]

5

Transport & Logistics Trend Book 2019

Digitalisation, shifts in international trade, and software driven process changes are among the top 5 major forces transforming transport & logistics industry. 80% of the companies are yet to implement digital business models. Growing trade between China-EU to improve infrastructure and attract investment globally.

[ Pricewaterhouse Coopers > Full report here:

https://www.pwc.com/hu/hu/kiadvanyok/assets/pdf/transport-logistics-trendbook-2019-en.pdf ]

6

Venture Pulse Q3 ’19 - Asia

$14.9 Bn across 922 deals were made in Asia in Q3 ’19 in VC backed companies. VCs traction in India strengthens in the quarter with couple of $100+ Mn deals along with several sectors attracting attention from the investors, and many more insights on other Asian

[ KPMG > Full report here:

https://home.kpmg/xx/en/home/campaigns/2019/10/q3-venture-pulse-report-asia.html ]

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.