(May 29): South-east Asia is a unique melting pot of people and cultures, so it comes as some surprise to discover that the region is failing to leverage the value of that diversity.

It is time that businesses across the region recognise the true value of difference, and embrace the business opportunity inherent in diverse cultures and backgrounds. These are the findings of Boston Consulting Group’s (BCG) study, The Diversity Dividend in South-east Asia, exploring insights from over 6,100 employees in Singapore, Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia, Vietnam and the Philippines.

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