EY confident supply chain sustainability will change world

In mid-March, TBR met with EY leaders to learn about their latest efforts around supply chain and sustainability, extending our previous discussions with the firm covering these areas separately. TBR heard from Glenn A. Steinberg, EY’s Global Supply Chain and Operations leader; Velislava Ivanova, EY’s chief sustainability officer and Climate Change and Sustainability Services leader […]

It’s a multicloud world: Dell Technologies embraces software innovation

Dell Technologies (NYSE: DELL) will undoubtedly face stiff competition on its journey to multicloud leadership. Building a simplified and unified multicloud environment remains an elusive concept for customers operating on a diverse set of platforms serving unique stakeholders. While by TBR’s own analysis, building a fully unified cloud experience for customers remains a distant goal […]

Playing to its strengths, Infosys has a clear path forward to deliver business outcomes through Infosys Cobalt

In the company’s first event since the Infosys Leadership Forum in Americas in 2021, Infosys once again hosted clients, analysts and partners for in-person and virtual sessions during its one-day Infosys Cobalt World Tour, which was held at Madison Square Garden. With Infosys Cobalt increasingly becoming the backbone of the company’s performance and go-to-market efforts, […]

Kyndryl has the freedom to choose its own destiny

Kyndryl will grow as an independent company using mission-critical expertise, data capabilities, IP and partner ecosystem Kyndryl (NYSE: KD), a $19 billion spinoff from IBM (NYSE: IBM), operates as an independent company in the managed infrastructure services segment and designs, builds, manages and modernizes mission-critical technology systems. Kyndryl has existing infrastructure services strengths that were […]

EY on sustainability reporting: Data, credibility and transformation  

On April 5, EY hosted “How the Corporate Sustainability Reporting Directive will transform your organization,” a webcast featuring a three-person panel representing standards agencies, EY clients and EY experts. TBR took away three lessons from the hour-long session: Data remains the core challenge for companies looking to understand, manage and report their sustainability risks and […]

KPMG Decarbonization: The change agent helping the firm pivot toward its next chapter

Overview In early March, TBR had a chance to connect with Mike Hayes, KPMG IMPACT’s Global Climate Change and Decarbonization leader, and Anne-Cecile Moreno, KPMG IMPACT’s Global Climate Change and Decarbonization director, and hear firsthand about KPMG’s strategy and portfolio offerings focused on environmental, social and governance (ESG) and decarbonization. With both topics top of […]

Taking innovation to 4 dimensions: EY, Nottingham Spirk and the metaverse

In mid-February, TBR met with EY-Nottingham Spirk Innovation Hub leaders and learned further details about the goals and operations of the relatively new center. The EY team included Greg Sarafin, EY’s Global Alliance and Ecosystem leader; Jerry Gootee, EY’s Global Advanced Manufacturing Sector leader; and John Nottingham, cofounder and copresident of Nottingham Spirk. Three weeks […]

Evolving at a perfect pace: PwC EMEA Products

In mid-February, TBR met with leaders from PwC’s core Products team for EMEA, including David Padwick, PwC EMEA Consulting chief operating officer; Ralf Jaspert, PwC Germany, Advisory Digital Products leader; and Nele Van Buggenhout, PwC UK Perform Plus Leader, to discuss TBR’s observations, based on multiple interviews with current and former PwC professionals as well […]

Risk management: PwC’s newest next platform

In mid-February, TBR met with senior leaders from PwC’s U.S. Cybersecurity, Risk & Regulatory practice, including Vikas Agarwal, the firm’s Financial Crimes Unit leader, and Arlene Laungayan, a director in the firm’s Cyber Risk & Regulatory practice. The PwC team brought TBR up to speed on developments across the firm’s range of offerings, focusing on […]

Lumen evolves from a traditional telco to a technology company

The 2022 Lumen Global Analyst and Consultant Forum showcased Lumen Technologies’ (NYSE: LUMN) ambition to transform from a traditional telco to a technology company. Lumen’s capabilities in hybrid networking, edge computing, connected security, unified communications and more will help support clients’ transition to a distributed workforce while bolstering Industry 4.0 initiatives across multiple verticals. “The […]