The company is performing well across all business units and geographies.
Foreign device companies can expect a big opportunity for expansion in Southeast Asia.
The deal creates the largest global sterilization and lab services operation.
Shift the odds in your favor.
Trends in mHealth to be driven by increased smartphone penetration and prevalence of chronic diseases.
Expect to see slow growth and more mergers & acquisitions.
Companies recruiting Asian executives need to do double the due diligence than is customary for hiring a Western executive.
While a better understanding of Asian cultural issues is crucial, it is also important to realize that in the end, people are people, and everyone around the world shares common goals and desires such as job promotions, higher salaries, and a happy family life. If Western executives keep this point in mind, and have a good grasp of Asian cultural issues, their businesses in Asia will be much more likely to succeed.