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September 22, 2021
Why an asset-right strategy is telcos’ path to value in a volatile world
Across many industries, the common mantra until recently has been “asset-light”: transferring capabilities and infrastructure to “better owners” as a way to shift from fixed to variable costs, boost agility and focus on core capabilities. But in today’s fast-changing telecoms industry, being asset light isn’t enough. What’s needed is a strategy founded on “asset-right”: a holistic approach involving rigorously re-evaluating what’s core and non-core, understanding the interdependencies between different actions around different assets, and aligning the strategic enablers and outcomes. An EY article provides details.