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Founded in 1990, Galitt and its 350 consultants and experts help financial institutions, merchants and payment industry players in transforming their payment services to make them simple, efficient and secure for everyday life. As a leading player in the European payment market, Galitt supports its customers in different industries and geographies, from defining their strategy to deploying their solutions. Galitt provides research and training services to guide its clients in their strategic choices and help them innovate in a constantly changing payments market.

Galitt assists its clients in their projects to build and deploy new payment solutions, drawing on strong industry expertise and support for the compliance and security of the solutions implemented. Finally, Galitt provides world-renowned testing software, facilitating the launch of new products, and develops specialized payment solutions based on the latest generation technologies. For more information, please visit Galitt’s LinkedIn page or follow us on Twitter.

Nicolas Grimaud, CEO

A graduate of the École Spéciale Militaire de Saint-Cyr and with an Executive MBA from ESCP, Nicolas Grimaud began his military career in 2000 as an infantry officer in the French Army, first in Germany, then in the Troupes de Montagnes.

In 2011, he joins the civilian world and Société Générale Group, within the payments department (“Global Transaction & Payment Services” – GTPS), where he is first in charge of Risk and Crisis Management before taking over the management of the back office for payment flows of the Lille establishment of Société Générale and Crédit Du Nord Groups

In 2018, he joined Sopra Banking Software (SBS), as a Partner in charge of Business Development. For two years, he worked on strategic programs in Europe. In 2020, he joined R&D to set up the global governance of SBS’s Cloud solutions investment programs, on Sopra Steria Group’s SaaS operation platform, for which he is responsible. 

Nicolas will join Galitt in January 2023 as CEO. 

Nicolas is 45 years old, married with 4 children. 

For more information, please visit Nicolas Grimaud‘s LinkedIn profile. 

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Our latest press releases

Sopra Steria and Galitt support the European Payments Council and become the Homologation Body for the SEPA Request-to-Pay Scheme

Paris (France), September 9, 2021


Guillaume Yribarren joins Galitt as Practice Director Payments Strategy 

Boulogne (France), May 18, 2021


Galitt announces a new AMEX Enabled accreditation for its ExpressPay & Kernel C4 Terminal Test Suite

Boulogne (France), March, 2021


Galitt announces a new nexo qualification of its KaNest® test and certification tool

Boulogne (France), April 28, 2020


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Boulogne (France), January 27, 2020


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Boulogne (France), January 10, 2020