Digital Transformation

The Road to New Reality

A discussion about the role of technology during COVID-19 and the steps necessary to progress technology transformation for the future.

August 2020

The investment industry is at a crossroads.

The effects of COVID-19 forced many global institutions to renegotiate their relationship with digital technology. Case in point: As corporations rapidly redeployed their staff to work from home, they turned to new tools and emerging technologies that many had been only tepidly seeking to adopt.

Speaking with Ravi Beegun, head of asset management at KPMG, Eduardo Gramuglia, head of State Street Luxembourg, shares his insights into how the financial industry is embracing its long-awaited connection with technology. As the industry looks toward a post-COVID environment, Eduardo stresses that the lessons learned during the pandemic cannot be forgotten and must be put to use in the years ahead.