Innovation at the heart of tomorrow’s cities

Leonard supports entrepreneurs through incubation and acceleration programmes suited to the projects of VINCI employees and businesses, start-ups and innovative ventures. Leonard’s foresight work and Design Lab are shaping the future of the construction, mobility and energy industries.

Join the first accelerator in Europe for construction, mobility, energy and real estate!

Discover our four incubation and acceleration programmes suited for start-ups and innovative companies, VINCI employees and businesses. The projects supported by Leonard improve the environmental impact, productivity and safety of the construction and infrastructure businesses.

01 SEED Program

Are you founding a startup?

You are a co-founder of an early stage startup (less than two years of existence) in one of our verticals.
We help you refine and develop your project and prepare your first fundraising round.

02 CATALYST Program

Do you want to accelerate your business?

You are a mature startup with solid funding and you are looking for a strategic industrial partner to develop your business.
You are looking to grow internationally and to enter one of our markets.

03 Intrapreneurs Program

Are you an employee of the VINCI Group?

Do you want to undertake a projectof a new business activity for the Group?
We help you structure your project, build your value proposition and find your first customers.

04 AI Program

Are you the manager of a VINCI entity?

• Join a community of projects and expertise
• Enjoy personalized mentoring
• Train your teams to machine learning and access data science tools
• Roll-out your projects in your business unit


Asystom provides a universal predictive maintenance solution, suitable to any type of industrial machine (regardless of model or age). Scalable, non-intrusive, fully remotely managed, and…


CivDrone (Israel) develops fast, smart, and reliable marking solutions on unmanned vehicles. CivDrone’s autonomous layout is 4x faster than traditional surveying. Each stake includes clear construction instructions…

Carbon Upcycling Technologies

Carbon Upcycling Technologies (Canada) offers a carbon utilization technology that creates advanced concrete additives from CO2 gas emissions. Carbon Upcycling Technologies is supported by our…

AMPD Energy

Ampd Energy is a solution for powering construction equipment that combines storage and high-power capability, reducing dependence on diesel generators and large grid connections. #energy…


AOS (France) digitizes and optimizes the call for tender process in the AEC industry. The software simplifies the request, monitoring and analysis of bids and allows…

Foresight at Leonard

The foresight working groups are tasked with identifying the long-term issues for VINCI, the opportunities for developments in the Group’s businesses and organization, and new opportunities for growth. Each working group is sponsored by a representative of VINCI’s Executive Committee and brings together experts from all business lines across the Group.

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