The future of Asia: Decoding the value and performance of corporate Asia
COVID-19 crisis is an unprecedented global challenge to public-health and a major disruption to supply chains threatening long-standing business practices. But the dynamism, speed, and agility of companies in Asia have given the region resilience.
Corporations in Asia have grown rapidly and risen to global prominence over the past decade. However, bigger has not always meant better for economic profit. As a group, companies in Asia lag behind their counterparts in the rest of the world and COVID-19 may accelerate the widening of the gap between underperforming and outperforming companies.
This article explores these issues and the opportunities for corporations in Asia to build their ability to sustain long-term growth in what will be a more volatile context in the wake of the COVID-19 shock.