Welcome to Smart4

Overview

The new face of digital engineering

A multidisciplinary international federation of expertise

Relying on brands focused in complementary areas in digital engineering and R&D to enable clients in their critical digital and data journey

Addressing end-to-end critical business issues with uses cases

By combining industries and technologies expertise, intellectual property assets and innovative business models

Providing innovative and customized solutions

With an agile organization, on a human scale, capable of growing its people and creating value for its clients

Key figures

Italy
600
France
400
Portugal
100
Spain
500
Tunisia
100

Revenues

€M93

Professionals

1,700

Countries

5

Locations

19

Entities

Smart4 Engineering’s DNA is to rely on entities specializing in complementary areas of high-level expertise
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Client
Experience
e-commerce

Specialist in eCommerce with an extensive experience in digital for web and mobile technologies including test automation.

500 Consultants in Spain, Portugal & France.
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Program & Transition Management

Specialist in Program & Transition Management.


30 Consultants in France.
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Performance Management Data, Analytics & AI

Specialist in synthesis and performance management systems. Data Driven transformation approach including Analytics & AI technologies.

250 Consultants in France.
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Advanced Digital, Engineering - R&D Cybersecurity

Specialist in system engineering, embedded software and digital development with R&D and Cybersecurity involvements.

120 Consultants in France.
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Digital,
Engineering - R&D Nearshore

Specialist in system engineering, embedded software and digital development in Nearshore.


100 Consultants in Tunisia.
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Digital
Innovation
AI & Cloud

Specialist in Digital transformation based on AI, Infrastructure Management, Cloud, IoT and robotics with R&D involvement.

600 Consultants in Italy.
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Governance

Smart4Engineering Executive Committee

Smart4Engineering is led by a senior management team with extensive experience in digital transformation and backed by an involved investment fund to support its growth and scale up

Cyril Roger

Chairman CEO

Laurent Dubois

Group CFO

Jacques Ganem

Group COO
LeXi

Philippe Le Cruguel

Group Human Resources

Léon Amar

Group VP Sales and Marketing

Nathalie Pichery

Group VP Industry
Titan

Carlo Torino

Partner Italy

Olivier Pichou

Capitole Consulting

Walter Pouch

Sibylone

Philippe Benon

Solent

Antoine Mauferon

Solent

Mohamed Frikha

Titan

Franco Celletti

TopNetwork

Video wall

“Our vision of data challenges”
Walter Pouch, Sibylone CEO, interviewed by Nicolas Doze at BFM Business TV

“Our positioning on e-commerce”
Olivier Pichou, Capitole Consulting CEO

“The importance of digital transformation and AI”
Franco Celletti, TopNetwork CEO, interviewed by Claudio Brachino at “Primo Piano” of Italpress

Corporate Social Responsibility

Smart4 Engineering operates practical standards in the different entities of the group in terms of ethics, transparency and corporate citizenship. Smart4 Engineering has decided to express its CSR policy in these areas :

Governance & Ethics

Social

Environment

Initiatives

Corporate Social Responsibility

The “Academy project” at Châteaufort (France) experience. A green place for training and team building

Capabilities

Our areas of excellence are focused on added-value expertise offerings

IP Assets

We enable Clients to jumpstart the implementation of projects by using intellectual property (IP) that can be either use cases that address end-to- end business issues or frameworks to accelerate developments

AI4 Urban Futurability
Monitoring Smart City environment

Smart Letter Box
Intelligent Mailbox for Poste Italiana

Use cases

Frameworks

Innovation Labs

Smart4 Engineering promotes innovative research projects in partnership with Research Centers, Universities and Industrial Enterprises. We convert research ideas into advanced technological solutions. Our innovation process aims to structure R&D programs and to bring them to a conclusion with at the end innovative products and services on the market

research

Research & Development

Each entity focuses on one or more areas of R&D in particular:

and with projects co-funded by public entities (e.g. Datafactor – a marketplace of analytical and AI services, Living IoT – an advanced IoT system)

innovation

Innovation Labs

We have developed labs based on our areas of expertise:

factories

Innovation factories

Our factories develop innovative solution that are born in our labs e.g. :

Delivery Models

To accommodate Client trends, our delivery model covers the traditional Time & Materials approach while enabling Smart4 Engineering to act as a strategic partner for its Clients to support their global projects with stronger commitments

Client Stories

200 Clients in 10 Industries

Among our clients

Financial Services - Banking Flagship Projects

Major international Bank

Dealing integrated team for support functions

We support a major international bank through various missions concerning the Finance, Risk & Regulatory support functions.

We have contributed to the implementation of the Finance & Risk program aiming at the convergence of the Risk and Finance Platform and we are currently continuing to take into account the evolutions and regulatory requirements by participating, for example, in the IFRS9 & AnaCrédit projects in response to the requirements of the regulator (ECB).

Major European Bank

Set up of a risk modeling platform

In the context of the Convergence Program, in order to rationalize the data architecture around risk modeling and synthesis and to serve all Risk & Finance reporting: POC and implementation of the project to build a modeling platform for the Risk business line based on modern big data architectures and on various analytical solutions.

We set up the big data solution and deploy several use cases

Major Spanish Bank

Creation, Development and Tuning of an Architecture Framework

For this Major Bank, the goal is to be the best open financial services platform in the world.

We participated to create and tune the architecture framework to provide a continuously deployable solution.

We supported the bank in Enterprise Architecture, Cloud and Development Expertise.

Central Bank

Application Development and Specialized Assistance

For a Central Bank, a public law institution regulated by national and European laws, we provide application development, maintenance and assistance services. The application scope refers to applications based on multi-level architecture with service-oriented patterns and microservices. The task mode provision is based on the Function Point metrics.

Financial Services - Insurance Flagship Projects

Major French Insurance

Preventing frauds and helping customers by using Big Data and Cybersecurity.

French multinational company specialized in insurance solutions is convinced that digital trends are the best option to achieve success. We support to accelerate the digitalization of their business functions particularly on Fraud Detection (Implementation of a Data Lake) and on the e-Rescue Project, Webapp for assistance to damaged cars.

Large Italian Insurance

Set up of the DataSmart Program: 360° Multi-Network Customer Vision

We implemented the DataSmart program, which consists of building a cross-functional Data Lake (P&C, Life, Health and Personal Protection branches) aiming at a 360° multi-network customer view.

The issues are to be able to develop up and cross selling, to measure the sales performance of the distribution networks and to industrialize the segmentation and customer scoring calculations.

Major German Insurance

“Simply Program” to modernize the Finance synthesis system

The objective of the “Simply Program” is to modernize the Finance synthesis system to meet future challenges in terms of volumes and levels of detail, production times and frequency, data quality, reporting complexity, etc.

We provided the scoping phase, the comparison of design scenarios: Data Warehouse vs Data Lake, a progressive trajectory and macro costing and finally the Implementation of the program resulting from the scoping.

Large Swiss Insurance

Global data, forecasting and risk management, at the service of actuaries​

We collaborate on major projects with Business Intelligent specialists in charge of defining ETL and LT processes, integrations, modelling analysis, data visualizations, for actuaries.

We also provide development experts of the integration platform between actuaries and BI tools.​

Retail & Luxury Flagship Projects

One of the world’s largest fashion retailers

Accelerating digital transformation by levering ramp up development capacities

This fashion retailer needs to accelerate the digital transformation and migrate its global IT platform.

We provided technologies expertise to define the strategies, implement actions, evangelize in the use of Quality practices. We maintained the systems to be replaced and assess the risks before executing the migration.

Major e-commerce player

Reshaping and migration of the applications to a microservices architecture

The e-commerce player, in its quest to consolidate its position as the European leader in private sales, has been forced to redesign its service platform.

We implemented a new platform consisting of micro-services that allow the integration of applications and systems. A payment gateway was designed and implemented allowing the use of a customizable payment API. An automatic testing strategy based on risk assessment was implemented.

French retailer specialized in home improvement

Updating of the ecommerce application to improve online sales

In favorable context for online sales, a French retailer was looking for a partner to help it with the implementation of all the necessary updates to achieve a comprehensive modernization of its online sales platform.

We were involved in the creation of multidisciplinary agile teams to improve synergies between employees and increase performance.

European e-commerce DIY and gardening player

Co building an IT Hub in Spain and matching a Ramp up of 200 IT experts

For a European leader in online DIY, gardening and household products, needs to create an IT Hub, a technological center, of 200 IT experts over three years in Spain that will allow it to consolidate its position in online sales.

We co build this IT Hub by implementing a BOT: Build Operate Model. The BOT allows to Build an “IT Hub”, to Operate it and then to progressively Transfer the resources to the Client.

Telecom & Media Flagship Projects

Software company for the digital home

Software Development and QA on set-top boxes and gateways

With a team of more than 40 engineers, we support our Client on developing, maintaining and testing his middleware software for set-top boxes and gateways.

With more than 10 years of collaboration, we participated in developing many products and we have supported our client to deploy his solution in many countries.

World leader in communication products

Software and middleware development for connected TV set-top

The communication player wanted to surround itself with external partners, experts in embedded systems, to support its software and middleware development activities.

Missions of development and maintenance of middleware and development and integration of low and application layers.

Cloud computing Service Provider

Software development and QA on core network equipment

We support the cloud computing service provider on maintaining and developing his products.

The team is principally specialized in testing and automate testing for Media Gateway, SBC and IMS products

Leading Telecom Software Editor

Deployment & Support

We deploy and support 4G and 5G core network solutions for Teleco operators at EMEA.

The team is based at Tunis and is responsible to deliver projects on Bare-Metal, Virtual and Cloud Native solutions.

Public Sector Flagship Projects

Ministry of justice

IT System and Application Management

We guarantee a series of dedicated services and projects, including System and Network Assistance, User and Workstation Assistance, support services for the use of Applications and Database Maintenance, Site Management Services and Specialist Support Services.

Approximately provided IT Service Management 40.000 workstations assisted, about 6.800 servers managed, over 70.000 users.

Customs services

AI for Stock and Intelligent Warehouse

It is a solution created to manage the goods in a warehouse in all its process phases, from receipt of goods to their storage, handling and picking.

Integrating devices such as IoT sensors, video cameras, Artificial Intelligence analysis, the system allows the control of the access of people (using AI facial recognition) and the movement of materials to specific areas.

Mail services

Smart Letter Box

The project aims to transform mailboxes into intelligent control units through the configuration with various types of sensors connected via IoT. The target is to reach 11,000 SMART mailing boxes across the country by 2022

The devices equipped with innovative technology will also have a temperature, humidity and pollution sensor will provide environmental parameters and their relative variation over time, data that through a dedicated digital space can be made available to citizenship.

Ministry of economy

A Marketplace for innovative analytical and predictive services

Datafactor is a research project aimed at realizing a rich marketplace for analytical and predictive services.

Example of application domains are digital twins for predictive maintenance of infrastructures (e.g. bridges, tunnels, railways), policy simulators for government administrators (e.g. mayors, governors that wants to simulate their politic decisions and plans) and human diseases prediction (to support national health system).

Aeronautic, Space, Defense & Naval Flagship Projects

Aeronautic

For Landing systems: Validation and verification of the braking systems of the Airbus A350

With a team of close to 30 engineers, we supported Safran Landing System in the process of demonstrating the conformity of it Landing Gear System to Airbus specification.

Throughout the 5 years of intensive development, we have also been involved in the certification process conducted by EASA.

Major defense player

Research & Technology service center for aerospace and defense activities

The Software Engineering Department is in charge of the development of embedded software for aerospace and defense activities, for “Research & Development” and “Research & Technology” projects.

We provide high-end expertise and participate to explore and prototype embedded systems for future airborne solutions (planes, helicopters), with a particular focus on Linux operating systems and cybersecurity, in order to provide new features in communications, health monitoring and maintainability.

Major defense player

Development for an inertial unit

We support our client in the development of an inertial unit hybridized with GPS and baro-altimetric data for civil aeronautics and based on a multi-mode Kalman filter. This project stems from R&D and aims to industrialize the product.

In this context, we support the project from preliminary design review to critical design review; Specifications and validation based on MBSE and High level of technical expertise.

Aerospace

Launching a nanosatellite with IoT payload

We design & develop a nanosatellite that can be used as a gateway for IOT devices and so cover parts of the earth without network coverage.

Set up of a team with many specialties : HW, Mechanical, Embedded SW, Enterprise application, QA.

The satellite was launched on 22 March 2021 by the Suyuz 2 launcher from the Baikonur station.

Energy Flagship Projects

Energy player

For a major actor of energy metering the redesign of the software architecture of an energy meter

When our client asked for our help, he was facing a difficult situation. After two years of development, he realized that developing a new architecture for his product was much more complex than he thought.

We proposed a new agile approach with incremental design and continuous delivery. The first version of his new product was delivered one year after the kickoff and with significant evolutions.

Water and waste management player

Development, maintenance and improvement of a data centralization application.

We collaborate in three main projects in development of technological applications in Iberia.

We are responsible for maintaining and improving the company’s flagship project, which includes all its business activity. Improvements are introduced to analyze, translate, update and display the data obtained from remote meter reading.

Renewable energy player

Design and implementation of monitoring platform for renewable energy plants.

For a global quality assurance and risk management company specialized in the renewable energy sector with professionals, operating in more than 100 countries.

We collaborate in the development of a software product with which the company expects to cover the entire value chain in the management of renewable energy plants. Specialists have been involved to guarantee the optimization of the responses of the micro-services involved in the process.​

Energy utility player

Software Intelligence Practice

Support the implementation, evolution and maintenance of a Software Intelligence practice based on CAST Application Intelligence Platform.

We assess the application through static analysis of the source code in order to manage the health of the applications and mitigate the risks related to violations with specific Remediation Plans.

Life Sciences Flagship Projects

Healthcare player

Development of new digital medical services

For a major player in homecare worldwide, an expert in homecare for chronic diseases and a supplier of medical gases to hospitals.

We are participating to the development of new digital medical services for Air Liquid.

Our strong reactivity and ability to cover the entire process, from product design to QA and integration, has proven its effectiveness.

Medical imaging player

Development of 2D & 3D medical image processing software

For a medial player specialized in medical imaging equipment and data/image processing software. We work with them on the development, test and validation of 2D & 3D medical image processing software.

We participate to design the architecture and develop the functionalities of the 2D and 3D image review applications (acquisition, reconstruction, processing, …).

Healthcare player

Development of an AI based image processing solution

Our client designs and manufactures medical imaging equipment and develops associated image processing software. Some tasks to be performed by practitioners are time consuming and can be automated.

We collaborate to study the feasibility and develop an image processing solution based on artificial intelligence.

E-health player

Development of applications and drivers for health card terminals

For a French company operating in the field of health by offering e-health services.

We collaborate to develop embedded software and drivers for health card terminal and applications for health services: application for reading health cards under Android, development of solutions for creating “DMP” (“Dossier Médical Partagé”), remote update, …; embedded applications for payment terminals (health) / ticketing (transport).

News

Events

BI consulting’s 20th anniversary

March 31, 2022

On the occasion of the 20th anniversary of BI consulting celebrated on March 31, 2022, BI consulting changes its name and becomes Sibylone!

This new name is a nod to the ancient Greek priestess Sibyl who personified prophecy. Nowadays, Sibylone wants to perpetuate this gift by accompanying you in order to apprehend the future. Our job is to get all the value out of your data assets so that they truly serve your strategy and business uses.

Sibylone, and data makes sense.

Watch Sibylone’s Video

Join us

Smart4 Engineering, created in 2020, is an exciting new adventure whose goal is to create a multidisciplinary international federation of digital engineering expertise.

Our corporate culture cultivates a taste for entrepreneurship. We encourage ideas that will defined the Smart4Engineering group of tomorrow.

Joining us is a tremendous human and business adventure. We offer the possibility to seize new opportunities. It means playing a key role in a developing company.

Offices

Smart4 Engineering
Paris
21 rue des Pyramides
75001 Paris

Châteaufort
Chemin de la Geneste
78117 Châteaufort

Capitole Consulting
Barcelona
Carrer de la Riera de Sant Miquel
308006 Barcelona
+34 931 411 982

Madrid
Plaza Castilla 3
28046 Madrid
+34 911 123 913

Lille
205A Chemin des Peupliers
59700 Marcq-en-Baroeul
+33749778533

Marseille
180 Avenue du Prado
13417 Marseille
+33749130491

LeXi Ingénierie
12 rue de Castiglione
75001 Paris
+33158622600

Sibylone
142 rue Montmartre
75002 Paris
+33 1 49 29 02 04

Solent
Ile-de-France
71 Boulevard National
92250 La Garenne- Colombes
+33 1 41 37 92 92

Nantes
7 Rue Louise Weiss
44200 Nantes
+33 2 51 89 44 60

Titan
Tunis
Ennour Building Centre Urbain Nord
1082 Tunis
+216 71 706 922

Paris
33 Av de l’Opéra
75002 Paris

TopNetwork
Rome
Via Simone Martini, 143
00142 Roma
+39 06/3209531

Viale Schiavonetti, 270
Pal. C
00173 Roma
+39 06/32465423

Milan
Via Inverigo, 14
20151 Milano
+39 02/5465094

Naples
Via Vicinale
S. Maria del piantoTorre 3
80743 Napoli
+39 081/7877027

Agrigento
Via Empedocle, 159
92100 Agrigento
+39 0922/1552902

Genoa
Piazza Piccapietra, 83
16121 Genova
+390104070702

Contact us

Smart4 Engineering

21 rue des Pyramides
75001 Paris