"One of the key challenges any CEO faces today is being able to navigate through the complex business environment; at being able to identify the future opportunities whilst ensuring the business is effectively functioning today. The KPMG Business Leaders Survey provides a fascinating insight into what CEOs are focusing on over the next six months . The ongoing financial crisis shows confidence is low and the one area all CEOs are concerned about is extracting sustainable costs from the business. Although a difficult topic for organisations– it can be one which actually dramatically improves the business model. The results are shown in the Exec Summary below."
Graeme Ross, Head of Markets, KPMG Europe LLP