Press Release, 13 November 2018

Backbase names Capgemini Global Solution Partner of the Year

  • Marketing
  • November 13, 2018

Paris, November 13, 2018 – Capgemini has been named the Global Solution Partner of the Year by Backbase, the omni-channel digital banking platform leader. Backbase selected Capgemini based on its ability to shape optimal Backbase solutions for specific clients. The award was presented at the annual Backbase Connect 2018 event.

“By using Backbase as the underlying enabling technology for clients, Capgemini has successfully enriched their bank processes, digital methodologies and technology services,” said Patrick Rood, Global Head of Alliances and Partner Business, Backbase. “We take pride in the fact that Capgemini is currently implementing the new, Backbase solution for specific clients. Their commitment to innovation enhances and accelerates the value of the Backbase Digital Banking platform for these customers.”

The Backbase platform is a state-of-the-art digital banking software solution that unifies data and functionality from traditional core systems and new FinTech players into a seamless, digital customer experience. Capgemini’s implementation of a modern bank1 is based on the platform and offers superior customer experience across any device, while providing speed and flexibility internally to bank operations to deliver measurable business results. “Our innovative collaboration with Backbase enabled us to develop an implementation of a completely modern bank,” said Vikrant Karnik, Executive Vice President and Global Head of Digital and Cloud Services, Capgemini Financial Services. “In banking to stay relevant now, delivering superior digital experiences is paramount and Backbase is providing a creative platform where only one’s imagination is the limit.” Capgemini also received the Backbase Growth Partner Award in 2017 as the alliance partner with the largest number of Backbase implementations.

About Capgemini

A global leader in consulting, technology services and digital transformation, Capgemini is at the forefront of innovation to address the entire breadth of clients’ opportunities in the evolving world of cloud, digital and platforms. Building on its strong 50-year heritage and deep industry-specific expertise, Capgemini enables organizations to realize their business ambitions through an array of services from strategy to operations. Capgemini is driven by the conviction that the business value of technology comes from and through people. It is a multicultural company of 200,000 team members in over 40 countries. The Group reported 2017 global revenues of EUR 12.8 billion.
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About Backbase

Backbase is a fast growing fintech software provider that empowers financial institutions to accelerate their digital transformation and effectively compete in a digital-first world.

We are the creators of the Backbase Omni-Channel Banking Platform, a state-of-the-art digital banking software solution that unifies data and functionality from traditional core systems and new fintech players into a seamless digital customer experience.

We give financials the speed and flexibility to create and manage seamless customer experiences across any device, and deliver measurable business results. We believe that superior digital experiences are essential to stay relevant, and our software enables financials to rapidly grow their digital business.

More than 100 large financials around the world have standardized on the Backbase platform to streamline their digital self-service and online sales operations across all digital touchpoints. Our customer base includes HSBC, ABN AMRO, CheBanca!, Metro Bank, Fidelity, HDFC, Hiscox, ING, KeyBank, Legal & General, Bank ABC, OTP, PZU, PostFinance, Navy Federal CU and Westpac.

Industry analysts Gartner, Forrester and Ovum recognize Backbase as an industry leader in terms of omni-channel banking platform capabilities, and award the company high marks for its deep focus on customer experience management and unparalleled speed of implementation. Forrester named us a leader in the Forrester Wave for Omni-Channel Banking and Ovum nominates Backbase as the market leading provider of next-generation digital channel banking platforms.

Media Contact

If you have any questions on Backbase or want to schedule an interview, please contact:

Backbase Marketing
Jacob Bontiusplaats 9
1018 LL, Amsterdam
The Netherlands
[email protected]
+31 20 465 88 88


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