Companies

Oct 20: Globalisation only beginning

Pt 2: Hans-Paul Bürkner, chief executive of Boston Consulting Group, one of the world's largest management consultancies, says that some businesses will never return to their pre-2007 performance levels and recovery all depends on how each company adapts its business model. He tells Richard Milne, European business correspondent, that globalisation is only really just beginning and that with the continued rise of emerging markets the competitive landscape for all industries will fundamentally change.