According to this report, while companies around the world have embraced OI, some are more willing than others to commit sufficient resources to it. Asia-Pacific (APAC) companies lead the pack in regards to dedicating staff to OI. 72 percent of the companies surveyed in the APAC region dedicate a team for OI and have a median value of 10 members per OI team as opposed to global baseline of 3 members.
This is startling when compared to the global baseline where just 56 percent of the companies claim to have a dedicated OI team. The Americas fare slightly better than the global baseline at 59 percent but it’s the European companies, who have stressed a need for Open Innovation for the past two years, which still lag behind their peers at 42 percent.
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