THE START-UP CONGLOMERATE
Asia’s conglomerates are at an inflection point. Whilst many have exceptional track records of success, they now find themselves competing for customers, capital and talent in a very different environment. Rapid technical and social innovation is highlighting the need for continuous innovation; and with that, many are looking to harness the power of collaborating with start-ups. Why is such a symbiotic relationship important and what benefits and opportunities does such as arrangement hold?