Online brokerages like E-Trade and e-tailer sites like Amazon.com can assure skeptics that this e-technology vision is closer to reality than it appears. The first movers in more cost-sensitive industries will have a lot to gain over their competitors from such simplification.
Viren Doshi, [email protected]
Viren Doshi is a senior associate in Booz-Allen & Hamilton's Paris office and heads the energy practice in Europe and the Middle East. For several years, he has worked mostly with companies in the oil industry, and has managed global transformation projects that leveraged Internet technology.