Growth Company Research Results 2023

This research, conducted at our Growth Company Retreat, provides a fascinating insight into the challenges growth leaders are facing around what to prioritise in a tough economic climate, growth and exit strategies, and finding and retaining the right talent.

Key findings from Criticaleye's Growth Company Research:

  • Customer focus has jumped to the top of the priority list
  • Mentoring and peer learning are the most effective development tools
  • Confidence in UK growth has fallen significantly
  • 70% say their Chair provides the right support
  • The Board is the most challenging internal stakeholder
  • Communication and people skills are hampering top team performance
In this video, we asked leaders about organisational agility, and why it is important for businesses seeking to drive growth. Featuring comment from Salar Farzad, former CFO, Gattaca plc; Ben Dodds, CFO, Group Lotus; Jane Hesmondhalgh, Corporate Vice President & CFO, Microsoft Commercial Business; and Duncan Painter, CEO, Ascential UK.

Related Insights

Read, watch & listen to some of the latest thought leadership from our Community.

Click here to download this insight
Mastering the Transition from...

In this report, Criticaleye Partner Eton Bridge Partners explores the journey of a Chief Financial Officer to a Chief Executive Officer, uncovering the complexities and challenges that a CFO encounters when venturing in...

Click here to download this insight
CEO Pathways Report 2024

This report by Criticaleye CEO Retreat Partner, Eton Bridge Partners, can be used as a means to understand what it takes to become a CEO. By identifying common trends and career steps among successful CEOs, aspiring lea...

Click here to download this insight
Leadership and the Future of ...

In its Ninth Annual PE Leadership Survey, AlixPartners calls on private equity investors and leaders of PE-backed businesses to achieve enterprise-value milestones, meet top line growth goals and protect margins, follow...

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
Displaying 1 to 3 of 1,177

Legal & General Investment Management Royal London Group Amazon UK Redwood Bank NATS E.ON UK Lightsource bp AlixPartners Bunzl plc Eton Bridge Partners Workday Robert Walters GlaxoSmithKline plc Concentrix London Stock Exchange Accenture Salesforce Eightfold AI Google LDC Drax Group plc Veolia Water Technologies Mayborn Group Tullow Oil plc