The India story – prospects in the post-pandemic world

By Arun M. Kumar, Chairman and CEO, KPMG in India

(3 min read)

The post-COVID-19 world order offers fresh opportunities for India to build an economy that is more resilient, diversified and attractive. While ESG and digitisation continue to be business priorities, now is a critical time for the country to invest in infrastructure and vaccine development.

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Evaluating post pandemic supply chain disruption

By Peter Liddell, Partner- Global Operations Centre of Excellence Leader, KPMG Australia 

(8 min read)

Supply chains continue to witness huge disruptions due to COVID-19. However, to build resilience, significant investment is needed in technology, alternate trading partners need to be explored and Business Continuity Plans (BCPs) need to be validated. A focus needs to be built on domestic supply chains as well.

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Driving the sustainability agenda post COP26

By Richard Threlfall, Global Head of KPMG IMPACT and Global Head of Infrastructure, KPMG International

(3 min read)

Sustainability reporting presents a great opportunity to accelerate a business’s ESG evolution in becoming more resilient to climate change and less reliant on fossil fuels and other finite resources. A commitment to ESG targets and reporting presents an opportunity to build truly sustainable business models.

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Government service delivery in a digitising world

By Lorraine Mackin, Global Sector Head – Government, KPMG International

(5 min read)

The COVID-19 pandemic has been a significant driver of accelerated digital adoption by governments. Changes that previously took years were implemented within weeks. Governments are now focusing on capturing these gains for the long term and embedding digital transformation into their DNA.

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December 2021 global M&A review and forecast

By Leif Zierz, Global Head of Deal Advisory, KPMG International

(9 min read)

Creating value from a deal is challenging in today’s environment, and many factors have disrupted the traditional M&A playbook. Though deals are at a historic high right now globally, business owners may need to consider their value creation strategies as dealmakers take a more proactive — and even more aggressive — approach to acquire the assets they want.

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Digital everything: how digital transformation is shaping the future of business

By Natasha Moore, Global Consulting Transformation Delivery Lead, Partner in Charge – Transformational Program Management, KPMG Australia

(5 min read)

Digital transformation is built around the customer, with the pandemic providing a newfound appreciation for and expectations around continued improvement of the customer’s digital experience.

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Global economic recovery: reflections on 2021 and views on 2022

By KPMG in India’s Mantra Editorial Team

(4 min read)

Despite vaccine coverage, the COVID-19 pandemic still tops the list of risks to global growth. An uncertain inflation outlook together with the prospect of financial market volatility adds to the challenges of the global economy. In this environment, productivity enhancement through digital transformation, achieving supply chain resilience and upskilling workforces are expected to be the major focus areas for businesses.

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