Alain Fischer

Alain Fischer

Chief Digital Officer

Global Banking & Investment Solutions - Societe Generale

Alain Fischer began his career within Axa’s Life Insurance Actuary Department. He was appointed Project Manager within the Economic and Financial Research Department of Chevreux in 1997, before becoming Head of Research & Sales Technology. In 2007, he joined Societe Generale Corporate & Investment Banking’s (SG CIB) Cash Equity team as Global Head of Projects & Organization and then later became Global Head of Operations and Technology for the Research and Strategy department. In 2013, he was appointed Global Head of e-Business for Global Markets. In April 2016, Societe Generale announced the creation of a Digital Office within its Global Banking & Investors Solutions division and appointed Alain Fischer as Chief Digital Officer.

Alain Fischer is a graduate of the Ecole Nationale Supérieure d'Informatique et de Mathématiques Appliquées, in France.

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Published contents

29
Oct
2019
Banks: open the doors
The opening up of traditional data to new aspiring service providers opens up new realms of possibilities for...
Innovation
The opening up of traditional data to new aspiring service providers opens up new realms of possibilities for challengers, but it also creates exciting and intriguing relationship opportunities for incumbent banking service players.
Banks: open the doors
04
Oct
2018
The promise of the cloud and API and the security obstacles that stand in its way
Although it has been well proven that cloud and application programming interfaces (API) can create cost effective,...
Although it has been well proven that cloud and application programming interfaces (API) can create cost effective, scaleable and innovative platforms, data security and operational transparency remain major hurdles to widespread adoption in the financial services community. To move forward, institutions must not only embrace a cloud focused culture from a...
The promise of the cloud and API and the security obstacles that stand in its way
04
Oct
2018
Agility a must in negociating the way ahead
It seems logical before discussing the likely future look of capital markets in the fastencroaching world of...
It seems logical before discussing the likely future look of capital markets in the fastencroaching world of digitalisation to take a moment to consider the starting point. Digitalisation affects capital markets globally across all asset classes from traditional bonds and equities to alternatives including private equity and hedge funds.
Agility a must in negociating the way ahead
Alain Fischer

Chief Digital Officer

Global Banking & Investment Solutions - Societe Generale

Alain Fischer began his career within Axa’s Life Insurance Actuary Department. He was appointed Project Manager within the Economic and Financial Research Department of Chevreux in 1997, before becoming Head of Research & Sales Technology. In 2007, he joined Societe Generale Corporate & Investment Banking’s (SG CIB) Cash Equity team as Global Head of Projects & Organization and then later became Global Head of Operations and Technology for the Research and Strategy department. In 2013, he was appointed Global Head of e-Business for Global Markets. In April 2016, Societe Generale announced the creation of a Digital Office within its Global Banking & Investors Solutions division and appointed Alain Fischer as Chief Digital Officer.

Alain Fischer is a graduate of the Ecole Nationale Supérieure d'Informatique et de Mathématiques Appliquées, in France.

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Published contents

29
Oct
2019
Banks: open the doors
The opening up of traditional data to new aspiring service providers opens up new realms of possibilities for...
Innovation
The opening up of traditional data to new aspiring service providers opens up new realms of possibilities for challengers, but it also creates exciting and intriguing relationship opportunities for incumbent banking service players.
Banks: open the doors
04
Oct
2018
The promise of the cloud and API and the security obstacles that stand in its way
Although it has been well proven that cloud and application programming interfaces (API) can create cost effective,...
Although it has been well proven that cloud and application programming interfaces (API) can create cost effective, scaleable and innovative platforms, data security and operational transparency remain major hurdles to widespread adoption in the financial services community. To move forward, institutions must not only embrace a cloud focused culture from a...
The promise of the cloud and API and the security obstacles that stand in its way
04
Oct
2018
Agility a must in negociating the way ahead
It seems logical before discussing the likely future look of capital markets in the fastencroaching world of...
It seems logical before discussing the likely future look of capital markets in the fastencroaching world of digitalisation to take a moment to consider the starting point. Digitalisation affects capital markets globally across all asset classes from traditional bonds and equities to alternatives including private equity and hedge funds.
Agility a must in negociating the way ahead