Paul F. Nunes


Paul Nunes is the Global Managing Director of the Accenture Institute for High Performance. He is a well-known business author, patent holder, and frequent and sought-after speaker on the topic of business strategy. He is coauthor of three global bestselling books, including most recently Big Bang Disruption: Strategy in the Age of Devastating Innovation. He has written well over 100 articles and book chapters, and been featured in numerous publications worldwide, including The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, USA Today,, and, where he is a regular columnist with Larry Downes on disruptive innovation. He can be reached at

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The Big Bang Theory of Disruption

by Issue: March / April 2018

Understanding why dominant market players can be dethroned overnight is key to leading in the age of disruption.
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Let’s Get Digitally Physical

by , et al.Issue: September/October 2017

Accenture research shows financial fitness gets in the way of strengthening digital muscles at many leading businesses.
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Boldly Going Digital

by , et al.Issue: March / April 2017

When it comes to maximizing digital strategy returns, embracing real transformation is as important as making the investment.