Intesa Sanpaolo

Where in the world are the best startups? Intesa Sanpaolo knows and this is their story

The goal

  • Understand the accelerators and incubators along with the local innovation ecosystem dynamics, identify startups and innovation trends.

The approach

  • Identification of seven innovation hotbeds – Sweden, Denmark, Finland, the Netherlands, France, and Germany.
  • Network outreach, manager interviews, benchmark analysis, expert assessment.
  • Deep dive for specific intellectual property rights, startups on the verge of disruption.

The results

  • Delivered business intelligence reports and case studies of suitable startups from each program assessed through UBI Global expert analysis and benchmarking.
  • Conducted an in-person workshop at the group’s headquarters in Turin, Italy.
  • Catalyzed immediate engagement between partners in key markets, Intesa Sanpaolo, and their clients.

The download

UBI Global and Intesa Sanpaolo joined forces to increase the knowledge base of global best practices by identifying top-performing organizations around the world through sponsorship of the World Benchmark Study for 2019–2020.

  • Challenge
    Ecosystem Growth
  • Activation
    Presence and participation in the innovation event of the year
  • Benefits
    Mutual enrichment through access to the global innovation ecosystem