Bank disruptors: SocGen’s call to start-ups

Fintechs and ‘intrapreneurs’ are leading Societe Generale’s digital transformation


This is the second profile in our ‘Bank disruptors’ special report. Scroll to the bottom of the introductory article to view others in the series as they go live over the next few days.

Bankers and technologists make unlikely bedfellows. Coders chafe at the bureaucracy and conservatism of banks, while traders can see technology as more of a career threat than an opportunity. Putting coders in the trading room raises the risk of a culture clash.

But Societe Generale is not like most banks.


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