The DNA of the COO – interactive web tool

A recent EY report, The DNA of the COO, provides long-awaited insight into what it takes to be a chief operating officer (COO) today by exploring the expectations and aspirations of those in the job along with the skills and relationships that they need to master in order to succeed.

The report is based on a survey of more than 300 senior operational professionals worldwide. A further 43 respondents from across the rest of the C-suite were polled to provide a perspective on how the COO is perceived by the rest of the executive management team.

"My duty is to create a well-oiled machine that will guarantee that targets can be accomplished within the framework of strategy."

Denis Chuiko
COO of Russian Post

The interactive web tool allows you to view the main results of our survey. Please choose the filter options you want to apply: function, global annual turnover, primary industry, age or cultural cluster.

By selecting specific options in the side navigation you can learn more about the group of respondents you have chosen.

Interactive web tool

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