Innovation @ EY

Our first focus is to innovate EY from within, in an efficient and sustainable way, by taking on innovation projects to implement technology driven solutions and by making internal process improvements. We will create an attractive environment for our innovative intrapreneurs to enable them to build new teams and services. In addition to that, our top priority will be to create even more awareness regarding innovation and to make sure we have the right culture to enable such change.

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Innovation @ EY

Innovation As A Service

Innovation As A Service is our second focus: we offer our expertise and knowhow in the field of corporate innovation to our clients. We will guide them with workshops on ideation, design thinking, lean startup methodology, etc. We will organize hackathons, Launchpad Meetups and co-creation tracks to enable the synergy between startups and corporates. In short: we are the go-to partner for all corporate innovation related projects and programs.

Innovation As A Service

EYnovation

EYnovation is our way of investing in the future of young and ambitious entrepreneurs. We guide startups and scaleups through all their growth stages with strategic, legal and financial expertise. Thus, we provide tailor-made and accessible services, including face-to-face expert sessions, in-depth boot camps & workshops, inspirational sessions with successful and experienced peers amongst others. Our events are carefully designed to share EY’s knowledge, expertise and global network benefiting anyone ready to conquer the world with a new solution or product.

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EYnovation

Unique Entrepreneurial Environment

Within The Factory, we created a unique entrepreneurial environment. We are scouting startup founders and entrepreneurs who want to scale their business within the EY environment, thus making use of all the available expertise and tools while leveraging on the international EY network.

Unique entrepreneurial environment

We need to innovate EY in a fast, continuous and sustainable manner. The only way to do this is via The Factory, which embodies our growth strategy based on intrapreneurship, innovation & transformation and works via the lean startup methodology.


Wouter Desmet - Chief Innovation Officer for Western Europe and Maghreb

Wouter Desmet