Case | HBS Case Collection | July 2009 (Revised January 2014)

Alacra, Inc.

by Lynda M. Applegate and Aldo Sesia


In 2009, the CEO of Alacra, a venture-backed information services firm that provides customized data primarily to financial services firms, must decide how to respond to the global economic crisis.

Keywords: Financial Crisis; Entrepreneurship; Crisis Management; Information Industry;


Applegate, Lynda M., and Aldo Sesia. "Alacra, Inc." Harvard Business School Case 810-012, July 2009. (Revised January 2014.)