Digital Transformation Review n°3

Digital Transformation: making it happen

In the new digital economy, we are in the midst of a third industrial revolution comparable in scale and impact to the introduction of electrification. Digital technology has the potential to improve corporate performance and reach radically, leading to demonstrably better financial performance. However, while the potential of digital is clear, how to practically deliver on a digital vision is less so. In this third Digital Transformation Review, we aim to help business leaders understand more about the managerial and change challenge that they are facing. We look at how an organization defines its digital vision, how to drive change through effective governance and a people strategy, and how to seize the opportunity offered by big data. We also offer a fresh perspective from pioneers across the globe, looking at an Indian organization’s approach to innovation in healthcare. One company that has defined an ambitious digital vision is Pfizer. We interview Kristin Peck, executive VP of worldwide business development and innovation, and John Young, president and general manager of the primary care business unit, who share the opportunities they see in the digital space as well as their journey in transforming their organization to create more value for their customers...