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2018 CEO Survey: Asia/Pacific CIOs Must Help the CEO Prepare the Organization for Digital Business

Published: 13 April 2018

ID: G00354838

Analyst(s): Partha Iyengar


Asia/Pacific CEOs are preparing for the deep structural changes that digital business will bring to the enterprise. CIOs should help to deliver these priorities, including — especially — by building a workforce suited for digital business.

Table Of Contents

Survey Objective

Data Insights

  • Finding No. 1: Asia/Pacific CEOs Are Making Internal and External Structural Changes to Support Digital Business, Which Will Require CIOs to Adapt I&T Strategies and Priorities Accordingly
    • Recommendations
  • Finding No. 2: The Focus on Digital Business Optimization Is Moving Toward Transformation, Bringing the CIO and the IT Organization Center Stage, Since the Key Enablers-Drivers of Transformative Capabilities Will Be Technology-Intrinsic
    • Recommendations
  • Finding No. 3: Asia/Pacific CEOs Continue to Find Skills/Competencies Gaps as the Biggest Challenge in Digital Business Evolution, and Will Look to CIOs to Work With HR to Address This
    • Recommendations
  • Finding No. 4: Asia/Pacific CEOs Need More Education in Digital Technologies
    • Recommendations
  • Methodology

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