Building tomorrow for young people
Claudine Schellino: “I have faith in young people”
France’s National Youth Days allow young people, teachers and entrepreneurs to come together in situ and discover little-known professions. The goal is to help young people confidently and consciously prepare their future together. Spearheading this project launched 8 years ago, Claudine Schellino assesses the benefit of these events.
Ozeo Paris: a company scaling up to revolutionise home automation with “Dooz”
Specialised in installing home automation systems for the last 15 years, Ozeo Paris is now scaling itself up thanks to connected innovation that is receiving much market acclaim. Its strategic differentiation? The total integration of the value chain in France with accessible and simple-to-use products designed to limit their carbon footprint. We meet Ozkan Ok and Olivier Darnault, the two co-founders of the company.
pharmaceutical innovation from Provepharm Life Solutions
By giving known molecules new therapeutic potential, Provepharm Life Solutions is building a global pharmaceutical group. Its strategy? Fast-track innovation and treatments accessible to all. We talk with CEO Michel Féraud.
Focus on sustainable initiatives supported by Societe Generale Equipment Finance
The Corporate & Social Responsibility is at the heart of the strategy of Societe Generale group and the development of its activities. As part of its CSR policy, Societe Generale Equipment Finance (SGEF) has been supporting sustainable initiatives for several years in order to contribute to improving the environmental impact in the real economy.
DIGITAL & INNOVATION
The Digital Women's Day in Dakar
Societe Generale is the official partner of the 1st DIGITAL WOMEN'S DAY IN AFRICA, held on 13 and 14 June in Dakar, Senegal. Digital Women's Day in Africa is a celebration of female innovation. Created in 2013 by "the bureau", the day honours and connects women who are working to revolutionise the world through digital technology.
Arielle Kitio Tsamo, Cameroon's Queen of Code
I first met Arielle Kitio Tsamo at the second edition of the Women in Africa event in Marrakech in September 2018. She was representing Cameroon. At 26 years old, this young entrepreneur with a PhD in software engineering is on track to change the way we see new technologies in Cameroon thanks to her startup, Caysti, which was officially launched in February 2017. She’s also the ambassador of the Next Einstein Forum.
Latest press releases
EDF signs two bilateral sustainable revolving credit facilities with Crédit Agricole CIB and Societe Generale CIB
EDF signs two bilateral sustainable revolving credit facilities with Crédit Agricole CIB and Societe Generale CIB, bringing the total of its sustainability-linked loans to over €5 billion
Exclusive discussion for the acquisition by Societe Generale of Socalfi, a subsidiary of My Money Bank in New Caledonia
Societe Generale and My Money Bank today announce they have entered into exclusive discussion for the acquisition by Societe Generale of the shares of Socalfi, a fully-owned subsidiary of My Money Bank in New Caledonia*.