We offer integrated expertise across product strategy, design, engineering, data analytics, and delivery management.

Lab49 partners with clients including banks, asset and wealth management firms, exchanges, FinTech businesses, and corporates to support mission-critical innovation. We work under a range of flexible engagement models, with a commitment to underwriting delivery and sharing risk.

We have a proven track record of successfully collaborating with our clients’ business and technology teams, always driven by their specific needs. This ranges from bespoke large-scale end-to-end programs to right-sized engagements around specific offerings.

  • Strategy and product development

    Lab49 brings together professionals with deep domain expertise and unparalleled capabilities across strategy consultancy, design, and product development. Drawing on our established industry leadership in design thinking, we support clients in the visioning and design of new products, as well as the strategy development, functional and technical architecture, backlog development, and business process design.

  • Data and analytics

    We regularly deliver programs to consolidate an organization’s data and to restructure and optimize its management throughout the entire data lifecycle. Effective data consolidation and management serves as the platform for our primary aim of deploying analytics, artificial intelligence, and machine learning technologies in a way that can enable our clients to extract value and drive enhanced performance from their data.

  • Product Design and Innovation

    Capitalize on opportunities and bring innovation to market.  We use cutting edge research, quantitative modeling, and human-centered creativity to fuel a targeted strategy and help our clients turn their most complex problems into long-term value.

  • Technology

    Our team of technical specialists provide bespoke full-stack software development capabilities, spanning workflow automation, cloud and DevOps, specialist technologies, and UI and UX. Lab49’s outstanding design and engineering capabilities, epitomized by a founding team with end-to-end experience in software delivery, allow us to understand our clients’ technology needs and get their new systems right at the first time of asking.

  • Systems integration

    We provide clients with the wide array of services required to fully integrate new systems, from front to back, following their implementation. These include architecture optimization; business process re-engineering; go-live orchestration and post go-live support; end-to-end testing; custom enhancements and bespoke development; user set-up and entitlements; and customized information presentation through tailored reports, dashboards, and workflows.

  • Delivery management

    Having delivered hundreds of projects for leading institutions in financial markets since 2002, we are well-versed in program setup and governance, we were among the industry’s first movers in agile delivery management, and we reliably manage test strategy and testing automation. Our ethos is to take whatever steps are necessary to accommodate changes and successfully deliver a project within the agreed scope, timings, and cost.