9 posts categorised "Bob Moritz"

01/26/2018

PwC’s 21st CEO Survey: Future-Proofing Today’s Workforce for Tomorrow

Authors: Bob Moritz, Global Chairman, PwC US and Carol Stubbings, Global Head of People & Organisation, PwC US There is a run on digital talent, and it is playing out across the world. PwC’s 21st CEO Survey, released this week in Davos, illuminates the urgency of this quest and the...

01/25/2018

The Centrality of Cybersecurity

Author: Bob Moritz, Global Chairman, PwC US Cybersecurity is one of the most critical challenges of the digital age. The global growth of networks and data, fueled by technological innovation, has enabled society to build prosperity and quality-of-life improvements. This rapid, sweeping change has also created a long-term challenge: managing...

01/22/2018

3 reasons why CEOs are optimistic about 2018

Author: Bob Moritz, Global Chairman, PwC US You don’t have to look far for signs that we live in tumultuous times. Geopolitical uncertainty, cyberattacks, and jobs threatened by artificial intelligence are just a few of the topics that dominated headlines in 2017. But despite these harbingers of gloom, a record-breaking...

04/11/2017

The fourth industrial revolution: it's not all about machines

Author: Bob Moritz , Chairman, PwC International Ltd. Truly dramatic transformation is a rare phenomenon. But that’s exactly what we are in the midst of with the current shockwave of technological transformation. The World Economic Forum has termed it nothing less than the fourth industrial revolution. Advances such as robotics,...

03/08/2017

Five strategies for finding — and keeping — female talent

Authors: Bob Moritz and Sharmila Karve Today is International Women’s Day, a day to celebrate the many social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. But how do we keep the momentum going beyond today, and bring about real change in the way women work, are hired and progress in...

01/17/2017

Four concerns that keep CEOs awake at night

Author: Bob Moritz , Chairman, PwC International Ltd. Since we conducted our first CEO survey twenty years ago, the world has reshaped itself faster than we can reshape ourselves: from a massive increase in trade and financial flows and global online traffic to improved living standards. Inequality among countries has...

12/20/2016

Game changing auditor's reports: More insight and information than ever before

Author: Bob Moritz , Chairman, PwC International Ltd. As auditors, we’re proud of the contribution we’re making to build trust in companies’ financial reports and, by extension, the capital markets. But much of what we do in our audits, including the types of issues we’ve addressed and the judgments we...

06/28/2016

Bracing for Brexit

Author: Bob Moritz , Network Chairman elect, PwC International Ltd. The global economy has enjoyed tremendous growth and opportunity by expanding the freedom to pursue business success through unfettered market access. This approach is being tested with the United Kingdom’s vote to “Brexit” the European Union. The outcome of this...

06/05/2013

How global companies can lean in, too

Author: Bob Moritz - Chairman and Senior Partner, PwC US As chairman and senior partner of PwC US and a member of the global Network Leadership Team, I’ve closely followed the debate about Sheryl Sandberg’s new book Lean In. With her recent trips abroad, she’s brought renewed attention to the...