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Digital Transformation Drives Improved Management Structures at Northwestern Mutual

Published: 05 March 2018

ID: G00355105

Analyst(s): Brian Prentice , Fabio Chesini


The executive committee of Northwestern Mutual concluded, in conjunction with the company’s digital transformation that they needed to be more agile. Moving to agile operations represented both a process and an organizational change.

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Case Study

  • A New Strategic Objective Leads to a Rethinking of Traditional Management
  • Agile Teams Require, and Help Create, a New Organizational Structure
  • Migrating a New Management Structure Beyond IT

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