Catalyst 2.0 - SocGen's Accelerator Program



At SocGen's GSC (Societe Generale Global Solution Centre), innovation has always been an integral part of the overall culture. Catalyst is Societe Generale’s accelerator program that was launched in 2016 with the intent to engage with the vibrant start-up ecosystem in India and co-create solutions to real business needs and challenges.

This comprehensive close to 10-weeks endeavor invites deserving startups / Fintechs to team up with us, experiment and engineer creativity and redraw our operating landscape. This year promises to be bigger with simultaneous launches of Catalyst across two of SG locations – India and Romania. 


Catalyst 2.0 is open to all startups (emerging or mature). The themes and their Business Challenges for CATALYST 2.0 are as follows:

Important Dates:
Last day for application May 18th  
Program Commences Mid June.


Type of engagement:
Innovation programme
Main sponsors:
Societe Generale
Incentive for startups
  • SG GSC Catalyst India Edition will partner with startups / Fintechs from our Indian ecosystem.
  • Teams will get to work with SG mentors on theme based Business Challenges and access resources exclusive to SG GSC.
  • A platform to test, iterate and scale your product or solution with a real scenario accompanies with a a working space within SG GSC premises
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