Managing Director & Senior Partner
Michael Grebe is a member of the Technology Advantage practice and the Technology Advantage Operating Committee at Boston Consulting Group. He has deep experience in IT and digital across industries including transforming IT functions into World Class Technology Functions and in assessing the digital maturity of companies using BCG‘s Digital Acceleration Index.
Before joining the firm, Michael trained as a banker, worked as a software developer with an engineering company, completed internships with DG Bank, Frankfurt and Deutsche Bank, London, and conducted several benchmark projects with IBM, Mainz.
The tech team can emerge from the shadows and become an engine of value creation rather than a cost center.
BCG’s latest digital research shows that companies that apply three lessons to scaling AI use cases get a big boost in results from even small investments.
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When large companies overinvest in digital capabilities, they dramatically widen the value gap with their more cautious peers, generating an average of 30% more EBIT over three years. What are these outperformers doing right?
Bold transformation is only possible if technology and business create a joint vision for a technology transformation—and then collaborate to make sure all efforts are completely aligned.
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Bionic companies use four accelerators to translate strategy into superior outcomes—and market dominance.
Digital journeys often stall before generating significant value. But leading companies use five bionic boosters to maintain their transformation’s momentum.
Why do digital natives grow into the world’s most valuable companies seemingly overnight while the world’s largest legacy companies achieve only incremental digital progress?