Pinnacle Model™

Accelerate your impact

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Introduction to Everest Group’s Pinnacle Model™

What measures do organizations use to determine the impact of their IT, business services, and shared services functions? Two of the most prominent: achievement of strategic business objectives and increased value

Is your organization on track to drive the greatest impact?

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Everest Group’s Pinnacle Model assessments help organizations gain deep insights into where they are on the path to realizing strategic objectives and increasing holistic value.

By detailing what the best – Pinnacle Enterprises™ – are doing, these performance studies help you define and customize a journey from your current position to where you want to go. The insights that you’ll gain will help you:

  • Prioritize where to invest your time and resources for the greatest speed to impact
  • Accelerate your change journey – whether that means incremental change or broad transformation
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Methodology & Output

Our Pinnacle Model assessments go far beyond dots plotted on a chart. We understand and believe that executives need relevant context to make informed decisions that result in short- and long-term success.


In our analysis of input from executives from leading Fortune 1000 companies, we compare outcomes to associated capabilities – detailing implications, priorities, and trade-offs.


Our Pinnacle Model assessments, which include standard and customized versions:


  • Provide insights into the key enablers to achieve success
  • Highlight alignment with business outcomes – beyond cost
  • Detail insights for developing a differentiated strategy