Digital Transformation — Why It Matters

PODCAST | With Guest Anand Swaminathan | 28 October 2017

Projectified with PMI | 26 min. | Transcript

Digital Transformation — Why It Matters (w/Anand Swaminathan)

In this conversation, Anand provides an overview of the digital landscape, why it is important to every organization’s future, the roles of project management in digital transformation, and culture challenges.

About our Guest – Anand Swaminathan

Anand is the author of Digital@Scale and is currently a McKinsey senior partner helping companies leverage technology to transform their businesses. Previously Anand was an officer at Accenture where in 2015, he was named to Fortune Magazine’s 40-under-40 list.

In this conversation, Anand provides an overview of the digital landscape, why it is important to every organization’s future, the roles of project management in digital transformation, and culture challenges. To skip ahead to specific conversation points, scroll on the progress bar and click on the time mark to the point of the conversation that you want to hear.

  • @01:42 — an overview of the digital landscape
  • @04:33 — the importance of execution in transformation
  • @07:50 — alignment of industries/companies with digital capabilities
  • @14:54 — the roles of project management and adding new talent
  • @19:36 — connecting transformation to the customer experience
  • @24:02 — the culture shift and reinventing how teams work

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Anand Swaminathan

Author, Digital@Scale