M-Brain's Global Intelligence Survey is the most well established study on Competitive and Market Intelligence. It is designed to support informed decision making and intelligence-based teams and practitioners to back up their planning with accurate facts and statistics on emerging industry trends.

Whether you are an intelligence professional or utilizing external market information in decision making, your opinion matters!  

The results of the survey will be published in the M-Brain Global Intelligence
Survey 2021 White Paper in December.

Share your insights today. You will receive a complimentary copy of the white paper introducing the survey results plus have a chance to win a free benchmarking survey project for your company!

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Decision making

Team structures

What type of impact does Competitive & Market Intelligence have on business decision making?

What are the budgets and typical team sizes and structures of Competitive & Market Intelligence operations in organizations?



How is digitalization affecting
Competitive & Market Intelligence?

How are investments in Competitive & Market Intelligence developing? 

Voice your opinion

The Global Intelligence Survey has been carried out biennially since 2005 and the results of the survey have shed light on Competitive & Market Intelligence organizations, budgets and trends throughout the world in different industries.

The purpose of the survey is to provide an opportunity for intelligence professionals and decision makers to voice their experiences and opinions about the state of market intelligence and utilizing external market information in decision making.

The Global Intelligence Survey is implemented in cooperation with SCIP (Strategic and Competitive Intelligence Professionals) and responses to the survey are confidential. See some highlights of the previous survey from M-Brain website.

Have a chance at winning a free project

One respondent will win an Intelligence Development Benchmarking survey project for their organization free of charge in which M-Brain will assess your organizations intelligence capabilities and benchmark them against the most developed companies across the globe as well as your industry peers!

Learn more about M-Brain’s Market Intelligence Framework

Nadine Römann, Market Intelligence Manager, SCHOTT AG

We were the lucky winners of the Light Assessment during the last Global Intelligence Survey. The Light Assessment was a great opportunity to assess the current status of our MI activities and to define the points that we need to tackle to improve even further.

Joost Drieman, Vice President Intelligence Best Practices, M-Brain

In a world ruled by uncertainty, turmoil and fear due to the pandemic and the related fragile economy, understanding the market, customers and competitors is more important than ever. The results of this 2021 survey will be great help for all of you when enhancing intelligence to a world class level, and by doing that creating a bigger sustainable competitive advantage for your company.

How do I get started?

The Global Intelligence Survey is open! All responses will be analysed and the results of the survey will be published in the M-Brain Global Intelligence Survey 2021 White Paper which will be out in December.


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