target audience: TECH SUPPLIER Publication date: Jun 2023 - Document type: IDC Survey - Doc Document number: # META50177823
United Arab Emirates CIOs' Business Consulting Services Priorities, 2023
This IDC Survey presents the views of CIOs in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on business and management consulting services and their organizations' related needs for 2023. The document offers high-level insights into business and management consulting usage (current and planned), selection criteria, 2022 spending, and near-term investment appetite and priorities. The data presented and analyzed derives from the UAE portion of IDC's Digital and IT Services Survey, 2023, completed across the Middle East, Türkiye, and Africa (META) in March 2023. The UAE sample comprises 51 decision makers from organizations with 250+ employees.
"Organizations across the UAE are prioritizing transformation — supported by business and management consulting services — in the areas of finance, sales and marketing, and operations, with focuses on data usage and innovation. As such, consulting services providers with an innovation-centric approach and data-backed strategies will hold a competitive edge." — Associate Research Director Eric Samuel, Services, IDC META