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The member firms of Cordence Worldwide make waves. Browse through our white papers, media, and perspectives.

  • Mission: Safety

    08 November 2019
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)
    Mission: Safety

    How is Horváth & Partners client DEKRA creating a world without accidents? Read about it in Horváth Directions, Horváth's client magazine.


  • Prepared for a Downturn

    01 November 2019
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)
    Prepared for a Downturn

    How can manufacturing companies preempt economic downturns to come out on top? Horváth & Partners answers in this white paper.


  • Interview with Dr. Niels Lorenz, Radeberger

    20 September 2019
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)
    Interview with Dr. Niels Lorenz, Radeberger

    Horváth & Partners share how they enhanced an analog product company's digital opportunities


  • Strategies for Unbeatabilty

    02 September 2019
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)
    Strategies for Unbeatabilty

    Horváth & Partners talk "Unbeatability" in the current issue of Horváth Directions. Read dozens of articles on strategy work in this client magazine.


  • Next Generation ERP Systems for Telcos

    21 August 2019
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)
    Next Generation ERP Systems for Telcos

    Looking for the best migration strategies and system landscape options for your ERP system? Horváth & Partners shares their view in this article.


  • IT Cost Optimization through "Shaping IT to Efficiency"

    14 August 2019
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)
    IT Cost Optimization through "Shaping IT to Efficiency"

    What are the perks of IT cost optimization methods? Horváth & Partners detail how you can enable IT efficiency by tailoring cost optimization.


  • Facebook’s cryptocurrency Libra explained by Horváth & Partners

    09 August 2019
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)
    Facebook’s cryptocurrency Libra explained by Horváth & Partners

    In this video, Horváth & Partners Management Consultants breakdown Facebook's planned cryptocurrency Libra. Watch the video for the how and why, and to learn how Horváth experts can help you navigate the new cryptocurrency.


  • Think HR Differently - Managing the shift from historic to modern HR organization

    10 July 2019
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)
    Think HR Differently - Managing the shift from historic to modern HR organization

    How can pharmaceutical companies modernize their HR approach? Horváth & Partners share their perspective in this white paper.


  • Services Operations of the Future

    05 June 2019
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)
    Services Operations of the Future

    How are services industries changing with rising digitalization? Horváth & Partners shares how digital technologies are helping to scale up and improve existing services, empower new enterprises, and put pressure on established market players.


  • Opportunities and Risks on the Radar

    30 May 2019
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)
    Opportunities and Risks on the Radar

    Horváth & Partners developed a Global Risk Radar tool and used it to help E.ON SE improve their existing risk management procedures. Learn about how you can improve your own risk management in this Horváth magazine article.


  • Where Will Telco Operators End Up by 2025?

    20 May 2019
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)
    Where Will Telco Operators End Up by 2025?

    How can the telecom industry prepare for the challenges and opportunities that lie ahead? Horváth & Partners Management Consultants reveals their strategy in this white paper


  • Mobility on Demand: What do subscription models provide, and are they economically attractive?

    14 May 2019
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)
    Mobility on Demand: What do subscription models provide, and are they economically attractive?

    In this cutting-edge publication, Horváth & Partners evaluate how the future of mobility and the subscription economy go hand-in-hand.


  • Turbo-Charging Better Decisions

    03 May 2019
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)
    Turbo-Charging Better Decisions

    How can your finance function become an analytical competitor? Stefan Tobias shares the how and why in this Horváth & Partners article.


  • Enterprise Automation Concept

    18 April 2019
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)
    Enterprise Automation Concept

    Considering taking the first step in the automation journey? Horváth & Partners give their recommendations in this English-language white paper.


  • Three Routes into the Digital Future

    16 April 2019
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)
    Three Routes into the Digital Future

    Horváth & Partners shares three paths CFOs can explore to succeed in the face of digital transformation.


  • Governments Can Reap Major Benefits from the Data Economy

    05 April 2019
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)
    Governments Can Reap Major Benefits from the Data Economy

    Consultancy.eu shared this perspective from Horváth & Partners on the rise of dataism in government.


  • Patterns of Learning in Dynamic Technological System Lifecycles - What Can Automotive Managers Learn from the Aerospace Industry?

    01 April 2019
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)
    Patterns of Learning in Dynamic Technological System Lifecycles - What Can Automotive Managers Learn from the Aerospace Industry?

    What can automotive managers learn from the aerospace about coping with convergence in the mobility space? Horváth & Partners answers in this study.


  • What really matters to the CFO – The CFO's expectations towards the procurement function

    28 March 2019
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)
    What really matters to the CFO – The CFO's expectations towards the procurement function

    Horváth & Partners published this report on Procurement from the CFO perspective, answering the question "What controlling information does a CFO really need when procurement is digitized?"


  • Urban Air Mobility

    18 March 2019
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)
    Urban Air Mobility

    In this Horváth & Partners study, the research indicates that autonomous driving and flight will be fused into one service sector in the future.


  • Succeeding large-scale: Complex Transformation Projects in Telecom

    28 February 2019
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)
    Succeeding large-scale: Complex Transformation Projects in Telecom

    Looking for a practical approach to the complex transformation projects in the Telecom sphere? Horváth & Partners Management Consultants answers with this white paper.


  • RPA in Controlling

    30 January 2019
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)
    RPA in Controlling

    In this fascinating new article, Horváth & Partners illustrates how robotic process automation can be used effectively in controlling.


  • Charting the Course Now: The ERP Transformation

    17 January 2019
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)
    Charting the Course Now: The ERP Transformation

    In this perspective, Horváth & Partners recommends a path to creating a well-structured approach for companies switching to SAP S/4HANA.


  • Horváth Human Resources Barometer

    20 October 2018
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)
    Horváth Human Resources Barometer

    This human resources barometer study conducted by Horváth & Partners Management Consultants details how digital transformation is putting pressure on CFOs.


  • January 2018 Issue of Horváth Directions

    31 May 2018
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)
    January 2018 Issue of Horváth Directions

    The most recent publication of Horváth Directions from Horváth & Partners Management Consultants centers on innovation in disruptive times.


  • Agility and the Fish

    21 May 2018
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)
    Agility and the Fish

    This white paper from Horváth & Partners explores how the efficient backbone of an organization interacts with agile transformation.


  • Brexit for Banks - Impact and Progress of Preparations

    09 May 2018
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)
    Brexit for Banks - Impact and Progress of Preparations

    Horváth & Partners conducted a survey about the status quo at selected banks facing the challenges of Brexit.


  • Excellence Requires Excellent Management

    23 March 2018
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)
    Excellence Requires Excellent Management

    This HP white paper discusses strategic management in universities.


  • Enhanced Sales Management – Using Digital Forecasting

    15 January 2018
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)
    Enhanced Sales Management – Using Digital Forecasting

    This white paper from Horváth & Partners highlights the practicality of new algorithm forecasts, which meet demands that manually calculated forecasts cannot meet and offer higher quality results.


  • Technological trends for Industry 4.0

    15 September 2017
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)
    Technological trends for Industry 4.0

    Horváth & Partners identifies the economic potential of technological trends and takes stock of the current Industry 4.0 situation in this recap of a recent joint study.


  • The 7C Principle from Horváth & Partners

    07 August 2017
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)
    The 7C Principle from Horváth & Partners

    In this video, Horváth & Partners illustrates their 7C Principle, a practical framework for developing your company's business model.


  • SAP S/4HANA: An Opportunity for CFOs of Swiss Insurance Companies

    15 June 2017
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)
    SAP S/4HANA: An Opportunity for CFOs of Swiss Insurance Companies

    In this white paper, Horváth & Partners walk through 5 use cases for the newest version of the insurance-industry accounting tool in German-speaking areas.


  • Value of Time

    03 April 2017
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)
    Value of Time

    This perspective demonstrates the potential for user-centered, secondary services offered by autonomous driving.


  • Customer Experience Management

    15 March 2017
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)
    Customer Experience Management

    This Horváth & Partners white paper focuses on digitizing customer interaction.


  • Digital Customer Experience Management

    30 January 2017
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)
    Digital Customer Experience Management

    In this perspective, Horváth & Partners continues the conversation about the digitization of sales and how that affects customer experience.


  • Digital Sales Forecast

    23 January 2017
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)
    Digital Sales Forecast

    Horváth & Partners showcases how they use their Steering Lab in order to create digital and sales forecasts in this perspective.


  • Growth in the Digital Ecosystem

    20 January 2017
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)
    Growth in the Digital Ecosystem

    Horváth & Partners illuminates how digital ecosystems allow banks to offer add-on services with an example and offers banks 10 rules for success.


  • Interview with Dr. Gerlinde Leichtfried-Dehn, AIDA Cruises

    16 January 2017
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)
    Interview with Dr. Gerlinde Leichtfried-Dehn, AIDA Cruises

    Dr. Gerlinde Leichfried-Dehn of AIDA Cruises speaks to digitization's role in the cruise industry in this Horváth & Partners interview.


  • Interview with Werner Stegmüller, KSB: Demystification of Big Data

    13 January 2017
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)
    Interview with Werner Stegmüller, KSB: Demystification of Big Data

    In this interview by Horváth & Partners, KSB AG board member Werner Stegmüller shares thoughts on digital and the development process.


  • Omni-Channel Management

    11 January 2017
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)
    Omni-Channel Management

    This perspective by Horváth & Partners supports integrated communication in order to appeal to customers most effectively.


  • Quantitative Demand Management

    09 January 2017
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)
    Quantitative Demand Management

    Horváth & Partners details how companies can influence demand with consumer insights in this perspective.


  • Exploiting the Full Potential - Efficiency enhancement programs in banks and insurance companies

    06 January 2017
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)
    Exploiting the Full Potential - Efficiency enhancement programs in banks and insurance companies

    In this white paper, Horváth & Partners sheds light on the transformative power of efficiency enhancement programs.


  • eGovernment - Opportunities and Challenges of Digitization in the European Context

    02 January 2017
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)
    eGovernment - Opportunities and Challenges of Digitization in the European Context

    Horváth & Partners demonstrates how eGovernment works as a driver of digitization in public administrations in this white paper.


  • Digital Planning

    15 July 2016
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)
    Digital Planning

    Horváth & Partners lays out a framework for insurance companies for a successful business planning process.


  • Office of Strategy Management

    15 May 2016
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)
    Office of Strategy Management

    Horváth & Partners closes the gap between strategy formulation and implementation.


  • How Big Data is Changing Controlling

    15 April 2016
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)
    How Big Data is Changing Controlling

    The big data drivers behind digitization will disrupt the instruments of performance management, Horváth & Partners explains in this white paper.


  • Rise of Agile in Automotive R&D?

    15 March 2016
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)

    Horváth & Partners explores the idea that agile approaches to automotive R&D systems are often considered the “new logic” to accommodate for industry risk-taking and creativity.


  • The CFO Agenda

    15 January 2016
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)
    The CFO Agenda

    Explore the challenges and priorities for CFOs in light of declining commodity prices and regulatory changes in the Middle East.


  • Digital Forecasts

    01 January 2016
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)
    Digital Forecasts

    The digitization of economic processes is changing entire business models and value chains. Learn about the corporate performance suggestions Horváth & Partners lay out.


  • A Watchful Eye on Currency Risks

    15 December 2015
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)
    A Watchful Eye on Currency Risks

    Good FX risk management means providing CFOs with the treasury reporting information they require. Benjamin Koch and Achim Kreuzer suggest a dashboard approach.


  • Digitization Strategy for Automotive Suppliers

    15 October 2015
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)
    Digitization Strategy for Automotive Suppliers

    Horváth & Partners makes recommendations for the successful planning and implementation of a consistent, end-to-end digitization strategy for automotive suppliers.


  • Digitization Trends and Fields of Action for Enterprise IT

    15 August 2015
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)
    Digitization Trends and Fields of Action for Enterprise IT

    This white paper by Horváth & Partners addresses the phenomenon of digitization and its impacts on Enterprise IT.


  • How Industry 4.0 Is Changing How We Manage Value Creation

    15 July 2015
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)

    Horváth & Partners presents initial approaches for adapting value creation performance management to Industry 4.0.


  • The Impact of Digitization on the CIOs of Financial Services Providers

    15 May 2015
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)
    The Impact of Digitization on the CIOs of Financial Services Providers

    Horváth & Partners presents a ten-part outline of the importance of digitization for the CIO and explores its application in the real world of business.


  • Being “different” and “better”

    01 May 2015
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)

    Horváth & Partners identifies a ten-part strategy development and implementation process for insurers.


  • The Impacts of Digitization on the Management of Banks

    15 April 2015
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)

    These ten theses emphasize the significance of digitization for performance management and posit application in management of the banking world.


  • The Impacts of Digitization on the Management of Insurance Companies

    15 February 2015
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)

    These ten theses emphasize the significance of digitization for performance management and posit application in relation to the management of insurance companies.


  • The Winner Gene of Strategy Champions

    15 January 2015
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)

    Horváth & Partners breaks down the magnitude of business model strategy and offer a 5-step process for successful design.


  • Steering Insurance Companies 3.0

    01 December 2014
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)

    Horváth & Partners lays out 8 principles for economic steering for insurance companies according to SST/Solvency II.


  • Advanced Budgeting

    01 December 2014
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)

    Here are 10 theses for better business planning and control processes for insurers from Horváth & Partners.


  • Management Reporting

    01 December 2014
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)

    This 8-thesis master plan by Horváth & Partners details successful reporting practices for insurance companies.


  • Intelligent Cost Control for Modern Insurance Companies

    01 December 2014
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)

    Horváth & Partners lays out 10 action items for practicing intelligent cost control in the insurance industry.


  • The 7C Principle

    15 September 2014
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)

    Horváth & Partners' outlines their 7C Principle, an in-house solution designed for systematically analyzing and developing business models.


  • Target Operating Model Operations

    15 April 2014
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)

    Horváth & Partners offers a ten-thesis framework for aligning operations in the insurance industry for enhancing process efficiency, processing quality, and customer service.


  • Active Claims Management

    01 February 2014
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)

    Presented here are ten modular optimization approaches by Horváth & Partners for developing claims management into a competitive advantage.


  • Sales 2.0

    15 September 2013
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)

    This white paper by Horváth & Partners details how customer behavior and technology are changing the sales process in insurance.


  • R&D Controlling

    15 April 2013
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)

    Horváth & Partners presents findings from their R&D innovation study and makes suggestions for reducing performance management complexity in the automotive industry.


  • Designing a Reference Framework of IT/IS Outsourcing Steering Processes

    09 June 2011
    Horváth & Partners, Member Firm (Germany)

    Horváth & Partners proposes a design science framework for the effective steering of IT/IS outsourcing relationships.