12 posts categorised "Trust"

05/16/2017

Tomorrow’s world isn’t too far away: Investors expect a technological transformation

Author: Hilary Eastman, Head of Global Investor Engagement at PwC “From every angle, it comes back to data and technology.” So said one investment professional interviewed as part of our 2017 Global Investor Survey. I have to admit I agree with him. And it’s clearly not just him – this...

05/09/2017

How to build trust in a digital age

Authors: Olivier Sueur, PwC Advisory, Netherlands and Helene Katz, Banking and Capital Markets , US The writing on the wall has never been clearer: There is a real crisis of public trust in business, institutions, government and non-governmental organisations. In PwC’s 2017 Global CEO Survey, 69% of CEOs noted it’s...

03/10/2017

Globalisation and business – the challenge of reclaiming trust in society

Author: Colm Kelly, Global Tax and Legal Services leader Well managed market economies have served as the basis for social progress - but what do increasing concerns about trust tell ​us ​about the future of business in society? The opening of new markets, the availability of diversified sources of products...

02/27/2017

Consumers lead the way on digital trust in Central and Eastern Europe – will companies follow?

Author: Olga Grygier-Siddons, Chief Executive, PwC Central & Eastern Europe Businesses in Central and Eastern Europe have been given an enormous credit of digital trust by local consumers. The challenge now is to safeguard it. A recent PwC survey found that about 70% of internet users in Poland are willing...

02/17/2017

The end of trust? Balancing privacy with profits in the digital world

Author: Julie Fitzgerald, Global Priority Services & Critical Markets leader (based in Switzerland) Over the past 20 years, technology has penetrated our business and personal lives at a speed and on a scale that few would have predicted. Yet while technology creates enormous opportunities, it also exposes us to significant...

01/06/2017

Had enough yet? More disruption on the way in 2017

Author: Dana Mcilwain, CAO & Global Operations Leader, PwC International Ltd. As we move on from 2016, I’ve been reflecting on events from across the globe over the last 12 months that highlight dynamic societal discourses on topics ranging from economic policies to tax reform to immigration and national security....

10/20/2016

Attracting and keeping the most talented millennials

Author: Partner & Global Information Leader, Global AIESEC Champion There’s no doubt that CEOs and their organisations are facing a challenging cocktail of new business opportunities and disruptive change from technological developments as well as increasing economic woes in many developed and emerging markets. As one CEO put it recently:...

10/10/2016

Pay attention – the banks are getting it right

Author Richard Sexton, Vice Chairman, Global Assurance The more research we undertake and the more research we read, the more we hear that transparency is increasingly important. We hear too that demonstrating trustworthiness is tricky and, as they work in new and increasingly varied ways, companies have to find new...

06/10/2016

The profession of the future: blending human insight with technology innovation to create and build trust

Author: Dennis Nally, Chairman, PwC International Ltd. At the end of June 2016, I’ll conclude my tenure as Chairman of PricewaterhouseCoopers International Limited, after two terms lasting a total of seven years. The world has changed dramatically since I became Chairman in 2009 – and even more since I joined...

04/07/2015

Can we trust our food this World Health Day?

Author: Craig Armitage, Global Food Supply and Integrity Services Leader You may have thought that food trust wasn’t your issue or it only affects other people in faraway countries when you heard about the World Health Organisation’s campaign to improve food safety this year. But the reality is food supply...