How can European companies understand their exposure, vulnerabilities and potential losses to inform resilience strategies?


A defining moment: How Europe’s CEOs can build resilience to grow in today’s economic maelstrom

– Can leaders lift their companies to the next frontier of resilience—not only to survive but also to thrive?

News headlines to watch for in 2023

– What will lead the headlines in the year ahead? We asked influential journalists in Asia and Europe for their views on the stories... that will shape each region. From growth prospects to the net-zero transition and from geopolitical tensions to inflation, their perspectives shed light on the themes we will be seeing in the news.
Article - McKinsey Quarterly

Strategic courage in an age of volatility

– Today’s challenging environment requires business leaders to hone their edge in three critical areas: insights, commitment, and... execution.

Procurement for prosperity: How UK CPOs can navigate uncertainty and change

– To thrive in turbulent times, chief procurement officers can strengthen strategic foresight and innovation, nurture talent, and... deliver social value.
Article - McKinsey Global Institute

Securing Europe’s future beyond energy: Addressing its corporate and technology gap

– European leaders have shown great resolve in their initial response at scale and speed to the war in Ukraine. They will need to... build the same momentum to face the region’s slow-motion corporate and technology crisis. An estimated €2 trillion to €4 trillion of annual value could be at stake—six times the amount needed for the net-zero transition—and with it Europe’s long-term prosperity and strategic autonomy. A program of 11 actions can turn the tide.

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Thriving, not just surviving, in macroeconomic uncertainty

We are living through a period of very high uncertainty and volatility. In our recent executive webinar focused on “Resilient growth transformations: Thriving, not just surviving, in today’s economy”, McKinsey leaders discuss the macro forces that are in play, and the wide range of possible future scenarios for the region moving ahead.

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