Sustaining growth in dynamic Asian economies

Written by Businesswire India | Mumbai, August 26: | Updated: Aug 27 2008, 15:43pm hrs
SAS, the leader in Business Analytics, will host The Premier Business Leadership Series. This one-day invitation only event will bring industry leaders from around the globe together in Mumbai. India on Sept. 11, 2008 to focus on globalisation and future business issues C-level executives face.

Delegates to the event will gain valuable foresight into the Global Economic outlook as well as benefit from thought leaders such as Gerard Lyons (Global Economist, Standard Chartered); Adil Zainulbhai (CEO and Managing Director of McKinsey India); Rene Mauborgne (co-author of Blue Ocean Strategy) and Thomas Davenport (co-author of Competing on Analytics.

Experienced industry experts from Gartner, Citi, Vodafone, ICICI, SAS and more will provide insight into what it takes to compete globally and share how companies have lead sustainable success through managing performance, customers, analytics and information.

Mikael Hagstrm, Executive Vice President of SAS Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia Pacific, comments: The growing adoption of Business Analytics including Business Intelligence by companies in India and the rest of Asia Pacific continues to gain momentum. With world-class innovators and real-world examples, The Series in Mumbai delivers a roadmap to participants on ensuring growth is manageable and sustainable.

Mr Sudipta K Sen, CEO and Managing Director of SAS Institute India Pvt. Ltd, a major sponsor of this event, comments: Indian Industry is experiencing rapid growth, either organically or through mergers and acquisitions. The Premier Business Leadership Series will offer the opportunity for Indian Business Executives to gain insight on how to innovate and manage in these exciting times."

The Premier Business Leadership Series takes place in Americas, Europe and Asia Pacific each year. This three part series is an invitation event for senior executives across industries. It features keynotes by global thought leaders and industry-specific presentations by decision-makers. Following Las Vegas, then London, the next conference will take place on September 11, 2008 at the Trident hotel in Mumbai.