Intesa Sanpaolo is the banking group formed by the merger of Banca Intesa and Sanpaolo IMI. Intesa Sanpaolo is among the top banking groups in the euro zone, with a market capitalisation of 53.1BEUR.
Intesa Sanpaolo is member of the European Cybersecurity Organization (ECSO)’s Board of Directors and is a member of the ECSO Partnership Board.
Intesa Sanpaolo is at the forefront of digitalization and innovation in Italy. Intesa Sanpaolo adopted a strategic approach to embrace innovation both internally (people, digital transformation of its products, distribution channels, technologies and challenges) and in support of its customers. In terms of data management and cyber security, the Group is committed to remain a leader: evolution of a cutting-edge data infrastructure/platform enabling the implementation of regulatory and business projects; the scale-up of a robust data governance and new data quality processes; full digitalisation of all core finance and operational reports; strengthening of cyber security practices, with focus on high impact areas (e.g., advanced identity, predictive cyber security); roll-out of technological, regulatory and organisational upgrades to comply with the new European regulation on Data protection (GDPR); 100% usable data in Data Lake in 2021, from 50% in 2017.
Intesa Sanpaulo works in the area of user validation of CyberSec4Europe results from the financial sector demonstration use case in Incident Resilience and Security Intelligence.