After the energy price shock resulted in a subdued start to the year, the EV and EV charging markets sparked back into life in late 2022. Almost all countries featured in the fourth edition of Roland Berger’s EV Charging Index hit record-high scores, with several leaping up the rankings. Also covered in the edition: customer behavior is changing and OEM's strategy for EV charging infrastructure is showing regional differences.
EV Charging Index: Expert insight from Japan
A first mover for hybrid-electric vehicles, Japan is yet to embrace fully electric cars.
Crossroads of bancassurance in Asia Pacific
In the post-COVID-19 world, bancassurance remains one of the most significant channels of insurance distribution in Asia, offering a proven go-to-market approach. In the future, Roland Berger believes future bancassurance would be anchored on "5+1" aspects deep-diving relationship between banks and insurers.
Diversity in Japanese Companies
What is the ideal form of diversity for Japan? How can organizations with both a high degree of cohesion and respect for diversity be achieved? Noted German philosopher Markus Gabriel and Yuzuru (Joe) Ohashi, Managing Partner at Roland Berger's Japan office, discussed the topic.
Japan is the world’s third largest economy, making it very attractive to foreign companies. But exacting clients and the uniquely Japanese way of doing business can make it a challenging environment. Our Tokyo office, established in 1991, supports foreign companies active in the Japanese market, as well as Japanese clients from the country’s major industries.
The Tokyo office successfully tackles this demanding combination by acting as a Japanese firm to foreign companies, while offering Japanese companies the international perspective and benefits of being part of a global business brings.
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