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2019 CEO Survey: Asia/Pacific CIOs Must Match CEO Aggressiveness in Driving Digital Business

Published: 02 May 2019

ID: G00388852

Analyst(s): Partha Iyengar


APAC CEOs are focused on digital business initiatives as the key enabler of growth. With IT as their No. 3 business priority, CEOs expect CIOs to be active partners in this journey. In this research, we show CIOs what they have to do to be successful.

Table Of Contents

Survey Objective

Data Insights

  • Market Expansion Into New Geographies and New Markets Is a Key Business Priority
    • APAC CIO and Digital Business Leader Actions
  • Cost Control Makes a Comeback
    • APAC CIO and Digital Business Leader Actions
  • Corporate Change, Business Strategy and Technology Are the Biggest New Challenges Facing Companies
    • APAC CIO and Digital Business Leader Actions
  • Digital Giants Will Have a Strong Impact Across Industries
    • APAC CIO and Digital Business Leader Actions
  • APAC CEOs Have Mixed Success at Creating a Digital Strategy and Effective Digital Outcomes
    • APAC CIO and Digital Business Leader Actions
  • Plans to Increase Investment in Digital Initiatives in 2019 Have Soared by More Than 25% Compared to 2018
    • APAC CIO and Digital Business Leader Actions
  • Methodology

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