By 2025, almost half of the world’s biggest companies will probably be based in emerging markets, profoundly altering global competitive dynamics. A McKinsey Global Institute article.
shift and flow – urbanization: “To put this dramatic shift in the balance of global corporate power in perspective, remember that many of the world’s largest companies have maintained their current status for generations: more than 40 percent of the 150 Western European companies in last year’s Fortune Global 500 had been founded before 1900.
In 2025, almost 230 Fortune Global 500 companies will be based in the emerging world’s cities, up from 24 in 2000.
See on www.mckinsey.com