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Creating agile and adaptable organisations

Did you know that ants work so well together that biologists refer to their colonies as a single organism? Now, their cooperative skills are inspiring leaders to build more adaptable organisations.

At PA, our approach to creating adaptable organisations mirrors the distributed and collective decision-making of an ant colony. We empower individuals to act quickly and adapt to the changing world based on a clear purpose. It’s an agile approach that our research shows improves financial performance.

Did you know the top 10% of financial performers are 30% more agile than the rest?

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For example, we accelerated the delivery of new capabilities by 20 per cent at asset management company Schroders by designing a new operating model that empowers people to make decisions and take ownership. And we reduced time to value by 40-60 per cent while improving quality at pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca by helping more than 1,000 employees learn agile techniques.

Helping organisations adapt and transform

We continue to help some of the world’s largest and most successful organisations adapt and transform, including:

About PA

We believe in the power of ingenuity to build a positive human future.

As strategies, technologies and innovation collide, we create opportunity from complexity.

Our diverse teams of experts combine innovative thinking and breakthrough use of technologies to progress further, faster. Our clients adapt and transform, and together we achieve enduring results.