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On 11 March 2020, the World Health Organization declared Covid-19 a global pandemic, marking the official start of a period of profound disruption and suffering.
One year later, we still find ourselves in its grip, but vaccines developed at breakneck pace have enabled us to envision recovery. The details of that recovery are not yet clear. However, it’s certain that we cannot simply go back to the way things were before.
For business, 2021 will be a year of reinvention. One year into the Covid-19 pandemic, PwC surveyed 5 050 CEOs around the world about their plans to respond to new threats, transform their operating model and create a more sustainable future.