Hidden Champions of the 21st century
Criticisms of the economy have long dominated newspaper headlines, management research and public debate. Large corporations have often been the focus of this criticism. But hardly anyone knows much about mid-sized world market leaders, the “hidden champions” that spearhead the economy. This anonymity stands in blatant contrast to their astonishing successes. In his book, Hidden Champions of the 21st Century: The Success Strategies of Unknown World Market Leaders, Hermann Simon examines the strategies of little-known world and European market leaders.