• Michael G. Jacobides

Platforms and Ecosystems: Enabling the Digital Economy

Digital platforms are expanding across economies, reshaping the business models of a wide range of industries, from finance and healthcare to media and retail, while creating fundamentally new divisions of public and private responsibility. The companies driving this trend are diverse and disparate. Some are start‑ups, others are giants of the digital economy. Others, still, are traditional firms that are adapting to a more digital world by adopting an active platform and ecosystem strategy.

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