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Closing Japan's digital innovation gap

August 4, 2022 3-MINUTE READ


In brief

Moving from product to digital


invested more in engineering digital products and services than they did in physical.


invested more in digitizing manufacturing than in other technology investments.

A commitment to change

Innovation leaders: the ‘Value realizers’

Four key actions for digital innovation

Next steps

Shinichiro Kohno

Managing Director – Industry X Japan Lead

Yuichiro Kawai

Senior Manager – Strategy & Consulting

Accenture Research Lead for the Metaverse Continuum Business Group

Raghav Narsalay, a Managing Director at Accenture Research, is the Accenture Research Lead, Metaverse Continuum Business Group of Accenture. The team led by Raghav specializes in building primary data driven actionable insights on business strategies and organizational roadmaps companies must adopt in their metaverse journeys.

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