One of Europe’s largest management and consulting firms, Capgemini Consulting, has named Kristofer le Sage de Fontenay as the Head of Financial Services in the UK.
The company is the global strategy and transformation brand of Capgemini and has expertise in many industries where it provides functional knowledge in a wide range of business areas.
In his new capacity, Kristofer will lead one of the UK’s largest teams of strategy and management consultants in the financial services sector, where he will be tasked with driving sales growth. In addition, he will be assuming a new leadership role in promoting market propositions, as well as overseeing key transformation programmes for clients.
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Prior to joining Capgemini, Mr. Fontenay worked as Head of Global Financial Services at Atos Consulting.
Kristofer’s career has been based on a strong blend of strategic and operational consulting skills where he specialised in the financial services industry, with a particular focus on retail sector and the fintech market. He has held multiple leadership roles, having worked previously for several consulting firms including KPMG Consulting that later merged into Atos Consulting.
Announcing the appointment, the CEO of Capgemini Consulting UK said: “We are delighted to welcome Kristofer as our new Head of Financial Services, as he has the background and management style to lead us in the next stage of our journey. Banks and insurance companies are facing huge challenges from competition, regulation and advances in technology.”
“As a leader in digital transformation, Capgemini Consulting is well-placed to support clients with their strategies and change plans, and Kristofer’s experience of advising and leading major programs for top-tier financial services companies will be a significant asset as we look to further build our profile in this market,” he added.