• May 20, 2019
Rocket Software Solutions

Rocket at 25: acquiring differently

Over the last 25 years Rocket Software has grown both organically and through acquisitions. Our first acquisition was led by our co-founder Johan Gedda, who saw the company through more than 20 acquisitions. Johan passed the torch to me four years ago and I’ve been leading our acquisition strategy ever since. We’ve refined our strategy […]

Integrated risk and strategy: what is the best that could happen?

Risks need to be identified, monitored and managed as an essential component of the strategic management process. The International Standards Organization under ISO 31000 defines risk as “the effect of uncertainty on objectives.” Yet, in my experience, risk is more often the afterthought of a plan and most often considered from the perspective of “what […]