Panel discussion at the World Economic Forum Industry Strategy Meeting in Geneva:"The Evolving Role of Strategy Executives"


Thought Leadership

Our CEO, Dev Sanyal, explored the evolving role of strategy executives, during a panel discussion together with Porter D., Deputy CEO, Bridgewater AssociatesCyril Perducat, Senior Vice-President, Rockwell AutomationRicha Gupta, HR Officer, Globalization Partners, and Alice K. Steenland, Chief Strategy Officer, Signify, Netherlands moderated by Jeremy Jurgens of the World Economic Forum and closing speaker Jed Kolko, US Undersecretary of Commerce for Economic Affairs.

He shared the 4 key imperatives he believes key executives must embrace:

  • Moving with the pace of technological change. At VARO Energy, we have embraced digitisation across the business, from coupling locomotives to wagons to EV charging.
  • Understanding the changing context. Our twin-engine strategy addresses, responsibly, the changing context where energy security is a major short-term priority alongside the energy transition.
  • Appreciating changes in competitive dynamics. VARO, is part of this change with a culture of agility and entrepreneurship.
  • Following the market. We anticipate the needs of our customers through our Customer Lighthouses and adapt to changes and new trends impacting them.

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