New modes of consumption, the digital transformation of companies, the supremacy of GAFA, the emergence of fintechs and neobanks… The financial services sector has been undergoing major upheavals in recent years, impacting both its historical competitive landscape and its relationship with its end customers and employees, with a real challenge of acceleration, including in the time to market.

With research, studies and partnerships with the ecosystem, our firm has made a long-term commitment to these subjects for several years. As a founding member of the Swave, the first French innovation program dedicated to Fintechs, and a partner of Finance Innovation, active member of its labeling committee for Fintechs banking and insurance projects, Exton Consulting Part of Accenture is also a partner of a number of key players in innovation (Mines ParisTech, Dauphine, start-ups studios, etc.).

Exton Discovery, our entity dedicated to innovation and acceleration, is today supported by a multi-disciplinary and experienced team, combining Exton Consulting Part of Accenture’s expertise in financial services and specialized innovation profiles. Exton Discovery covers three dimensions, in a logic of open innovation:

  1. Decoding & Learning
  2. Shaping & Innovating
  3. Accelerating & Delivering

The 3 pillars of Exton Discovery

Our monitoring solution

In order to help financial services players gain efficiency during the exploration phase, and to facilitate strategic decision-making, Exton Discovery has co-constructed with Invyo, a start-up specialized in artificial intelligence, a customized and smart monitoring solution, benefiting from both Exton Consulting Part of Accenture’s expertise and Invyo’s cutting-edge technology.

Your contacts:

Jean-Louis Delpérié, Partner

David Sardas, Principal



Examples of missions

  • Design & deployment of a robo-advisor for a major banking group
  • Definition of a bancassurer’s innovation policy
  • Development / repositioning of neo-banks
  • Definition of a new innovative business model on an international level
  • Design of an innovative payment solution via a Fintech
  • Acculturation and choice of collaborations / investments with start-ups & Fintechs