Elena Lokteva

Digital disruption and boards

‘New disruptors come daily. Digitalisation starts with a clear commitment to the new culture from a leadership team and shareholders. Therefore, boards should look not just outward, but inward too.’

Michael Carter and Catherine Hammon

Boards and digital risk

‘Moreover, where digital strategy was essentially focused on cost-cutting and other defensive tactics (particularly as regards incumbents fighting off disruption to traditional commercial models), the survey found that the return on digital investment was typically poor. Digital strategies are often played for high stakes.