On Thursday, 10 November 2011, the Accenture Innovation Awards were presented for the second year. With more than 150 concepts entered and 4,500 public votes, the day was a major success. BeFrank won 4th prize in the Financial Services category. Other nominated concepts came from TOM, Share2Start, CardsWith.me, Ophen and Aegon. Ophen, an online asset manager, was the winner.
During the event, Peter Paul de Vries gave his personal view on innovation in the financial sector, while the comedy group Op Sterk Water entertained the gathering with its own fun-filled take on innovative developments in the sector.
Read the Accenture press release here.