Innovating in all the wrong places? Look for social disruption

In today’s world, it’s easy to become distracted by the “shiny new thing” — chasing the newest emerging technology. We do not believe this is the source of the innovative disruption that our businesses desperately need. A “me too” strategy, and the overwhelming desire to “do something soon,” often leads to limited competitive advantage. While … More Innovating in all the wrong places? Look for social disruption

When will Europe produce its own global technology giants?

Much has been written on how Silicon Valley emerged. The early combination of world-class research institutions, military establishments, funding and talent certainly helped. Its growth into a huge domestic market with a single language and currency has provided a foundation for global expansion. Importantly, it benefits from a deep, sophisticated capital market that provides diverse … More When will Europe produce its own global technology giants?