Advisor

Redefining the Operating Model: A Guide for CTOs

Posted March 4, 2020 in Cutter Business Technology Journal
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With the onset of a myriad of new technologies, such as 5G, network functional virtualization (NFV), and the Internet of Things (IoT), executives are increasingly realizing that transformation of their technology organizations is imminent. As we explore in this Advisor, the CTO office — the center of technology transformation — needs to rethink its strategic roadmap and operating model. 

About The Author
Karim Taga
Karim Taga is Managing Partner at Arthur D. Little (ADL), based in Austria, and leads ADL’s Telecommunications, Information Technology, Media & Electronics (TIME) practice. He has 20 years’ experience with ADL in the telecommunications area, where his work focuses primarily on three functional areas: growth strategies and business transformations, corporate finance (transaction support, mainly private equity firms and banks), and boardroom… Read More
Vikas Kharbanda
Vikas Kharbanda is Partner with Arthur D. Little (ADL), based in Dubai, and leads ADL’s Healthcare & Life Sciences practice in the Middle East. Over the past few years, Mr. Kharbanda has worked with several leading healthcare service providers in the Middle East and Asia on growth and expansion strategies. He works extensively with clients, advising them in their digitalization strategies and leveraging technology to improve both patient… Read More
Arvind Rajeswaran
Arvind Rajeswaran is a Senior Manager at Arthur D. Little (ADL), based in Dubai, and a member of ADL’s Telecommunications, Information Technology, Media & Electronics (TIME) practice. Mr. Rajeswaran has nearly a decade of experience with ADL in the telecommun­ications area with a focus on telecom operator strategies, organization and operating models, and technology strategies. He can be reached at consulting@cutter.com.
Dhruv Soni
Dhruv Soni is a Senior Consultant at Arthur D. Little (ADL), based in Dubai, and a member of ADL’s Telecommunications, Information Technology, Media & Electronics (TIME) practice. Mr. Soni has five years’ experience in consulting in the telecommunications area with a focus on network technology and operations strategies. He can be reached at consulting@cutter.com.
Pranav Prince
Pranav Prince is a Senior Consultant at Arthur D. Little (ADL) ), based in Dubai, and a member of ADL’s Telecommunications, Information Technology, Media & Electronics (TIME) practice. Mr. Prince has worked with multiple operators in the Middle East and Americas. He has eight years’ experience in the areas of commercial strategy, organization and operating models, and big data analytics. He can be reached at consulting@cutter.com.
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