The right way to look at Corporate Compliance

Corporate compliance is an engaging subject at board meetings as the new Companies Act, 2013 now casts very specific responsibility on the directors of companies to ensure effective compliance management system. An increasing trend towards governmental regulation, the quest for transparency by various stakeholders, and the proliferation of social networks mark the next step in … More The right way to look at Corporate Compliance

From smart city to a secure and integrated ecosystem

There has been a lot of buzz around smart cities in India ever since the Narendra Modi Government announced an investment of $1.2 billion to create 100 of them. For the common man, a smart city is a settlement which overcomes day-to-day challenges, bridges the gaps between people’s needs and civic realities and enhances the … More From smart city to a secure and integrated ecosystem

Innovation portfolio management — an imperative for product innovation excellence

Advancing technology, global competitive pressures and dynamic market expectations have made businesses realize that their sustainability depends on their ability to innovate. Although innovation flourishes in nearly every small and big organization, most of it is still done in isolation and is sometimes not even linked to the company’s strategy. Research elucidates that not all … More Innovation portfolio management — an imperative for product innovation excellence

Social media marketing trends study 2014

Dinesh Mishra, Partner and Customer Leader, EY and his team launched the second edition of their flagship thought leadership series “EY Social Media Marketing India Trends Study” the previous week. Continuing from the success of the first edition of the report (released in 2013), this edition continues to track how Indian marketers and organizations are … More Social media marketing trends study 2014

Redefining the role of CSO

Do you think the role of the CSO is no longer restricted to planning, in which case is there a risk of ambiguity/dilution of his responsibilities?   In today’s blog post Guru Malladi, Partner, Advisory Services, EY India, highlights the evolution of the CSO  to a CSIO and its importance in modern organizations.