Societe Generale Global Solution Centre (SG GSC), a 100% owned subsidiary of European banking major Societe Generale (SG), embarked on its Indian journey in 2000, and has displayed remarkable growth since. SG GSC provides services in the areas of Application Development and Maintenance, Infrastructure Management, Business Process Management, and Knowledge Process Management, to Societe Generale's business lines around the world. Societe Generale Global Solution Center (SG Global Solution Centre), a 100% owned subsidiary of European banking major Societe Generale (SG), embarked on its Indian journey in 2000, and has displayed remarkable growth since. In 2002, the IT division expanded to include Investment Banking, and the back office operations were launched in 2004. In 2005, the Infrastructure Management Services division was set up to manage infrastructure remotely for the Corporate and Investment Bank. The year 2007 saw the birth of the Securities Services division. In 2010, the Operations division for CIB came about. The inception of the Accounting and Finance division for the Investment Banking operations followed in 2011. Today, SG Global Solution Centre stands as a successful offshore development centre with 15 years of sustainable delivery expertise, and a long-term vision, developing global best practices to promote the strategic objectives of the SG group. SG Global Solution Centre has evolved into a centre capable of delivering IT solutions as well as Business and Process consultancy with ease, with an emphasis on quality and cost saving for Societe Generale's varied financial activities. With further diversification and enhanced capability, SG Global Solution Centre has begun developing solutions for entities across the Group, and is recognised for its knowledge and innovation. ; Societe Generale Group: Societe Generale is one of the largest European financial services groups in the business. Based on a diversified universal banking model, the Group marries financial solidity with a strategy for sustainable growth, and aims to be the reference for relationship banking, recognised for being the leader in quality, commitment of its teams, lasting relationships with its clients and maintaining high standards in performance.
Societe Generale invites Fintech, Technology start-ups and Universities to join forces in digital transformation Catalyst is an innovative platform that lends best minds, data and infrastructure to mentor start-ups Societe Generale Global Solution Centre (SG GSC) announces the 2018 edition of Catalyst and calls for Fintech, Technology start-ups and Universities to take part in the digital transformation of the banking industry. Catalyst, a 10-week accelerator program, aims at connecting innovation experts and enterprise-relevant technology startups with Societe Generale business leaders, to deliver actionable solutions and insightful research, in areas of strategic interest to the banking industry. Hosted at SG GSC premises, from the 22nd June, the 2018 edition of Catalyst will provide participants with over 250 global business cases, spanning 16 countries. A collaborative platform, Catalyst will provide participants with the required operational skillsets, infrastructure and application to test, iterate and scale their products on real business scenarios and data volumes. Rathnaprabha Manickavachagam, Head of Innovation, SG GSC says, “Catalyst is an excellent platform to realise innovation ambitions and design disruptive solutions which can benefit end customers. From the past editions, over 35% of the recommendations have already been adopted. SG GSC has signed commercial contracts with the selected startups to further develop their solutions to the required scale for global implementation within the bank.” Vijay Nadadur, Co-Founder & CEO, Stride.ai (www.stride.ai), and previous beneficiary of Catalyst says “The Catalyst program by Societe Generale was a defining moment in our journey. At the end of the program, we had the ultimate joy of signing up, Societe Generale as our customer. This has led to our business grow leaps and bounds, and today we have more than 10 large financial services organizations, as our customers. Without Catalyst, this wouldn't have been possible." In line with its commitment to anticipate the fast-changing customer demand, Societe Generale is developing its innovation strategy by experimenting with disruptive technologies and stepping up its interaction with the digital ecosystem in a spirit of open collaboration. The Group is notably dedicating €150 million euros over three years in an innovation fund to finance internal and external start-ups strategically aligned to digital transformation. Read more on Societe Generale and Innovation on https://www.societegenerale.com/en/digital-and-innovation About Societe Generale Societe Generale is one of the leading European financial services groups. Based on a diversified and integrated banking model, the Group combines financial strength and proven expertise in innovation with a strategy of sustainable growth, aiming to be the trusted partner for its clients, committed to the positive transformations of society and the economy. Societe Generale Global Solution Centre (SG GSC), a 100% owned subsidiary of Societe Generale, provides services in the areas of Application Development and Maintenance, Infrastructure Management, Business Process Management, and Knowledge Process Management, to Societe Generale's business lines around the world.