Executive Update

Why and How Agile Can Harvest Value from Data Overload

Posted April 23, 2020 in Business Agility & Software Engineering Excellence, Data Analytics & Digital Technologies
In today’s digital environment, companies and their customers are generating increasing amounts of data. Correctly interpreted and used, this overload can be a means of competitive differentiation. It can improve understanding of customers and their behaviors, as well as control of internal processes. However, in many cases, the amount of data is so large, and the nature of it so complex, that it is difficult to analyze and act upon. As a result, many companies do not manage to harvest the potential value of existing data, despite significant investments and efforts. This Executive Update provides a brief description of how Agile ways of working can help companies effectively and efficiently leverage data in their day-to-day operations.
About The Author
Jonas Fagerlund
Jonas Fagerlund is a Senior Consultant with Cutter Consortium and a Partner at Arthur D. Little (ADL), based in Stockholm, Sweden, where he leads ADL’s Global Private Equity Team. Mr. Fagerlund’s primary areas of experience are strategy development, M&A analysis (including commercial due diligences) and its resulting integration, cost and capital efficiencies, and sourcing cost reductions. His main industrial focus areas are electronics,… Read More
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