May 05, 2015Insurers Set to Embrace Wearable Technologies, Which They Believe Will Have a Significant Impact on Their Industry, According to Accenture Insurance Technology Vision 2015
NEW YORK; May 5, 2015 – Nearly two-thirds of insurers expect wearable technologies to have a significant impact on their industry, according to a survey of more than 200 insurance executives as part of Accenture’s annual Technology Vision report.
May 05, 2015Accenture Offers Air Cargo Software As-A-Service with New Features for More Flexible Operations
NEW YORK; May 5, 2015 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) released a new version of its Air Cargo Suite software with advanced capabilities that can help air cargo carriers become more flexible, competitive and efficient through streamlined operations and data integration. The entire suite is now also available for delivery as a service, enabling carriers of all sizes to take advantage of a robust cargo management solution while retaining the agility and cost benefits of SaaS.
May 04, 2015Accenture Names Julie Spellman Sweet Group Chief Executive – North America, Succeeding Stephen J. Rohleder; Chad Jerdee Named General Counsel & Chief Compliance Officer and Joel Unruch Named Corporate Secretary
NEW YORK; May 4, 2015 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today announced the appointment of Julie Spellman Sweet as group chief executive – North America, succeeding Stephen J. Rohleder, who will retire from Accenture on Aug. 31, 2015. The company named Chad Jerdee as General Counsel & Chief Compliance Officer and Joel Unruch as Corporate Secretary. These changes are effective June 1, 2015.
May 04, 2015Accenture Receives Three 2015 SAP® Pinnacle Awards
NEW YORK; May 4, 2015 – Demonstrating its commitment to helping clients get the most out of their SAP investments, Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has received three 2015 SAP® Pinnacle Awards, which recognize its outstanding contributions as an SAP partner. Accenture received awards in the following categories: Industry Cloud Partner of the Year, Cloud Services Partner of the Year and Market Impact Partner of the Year. The SAP Pinnacle Award winners will be formally recognized at the SAP Global Partner Summit being held on May 4, in conjunction with SAPPHIRE® NOW, SAP’s international customer conference being held in Orlando, Fla., May 5–7.
May 03, 2015GCC Petrochemical and Chemical Companies Not Yet Reaping Full Benefits of Gender Diversity, GPCA and Accenture Report Finds
DUBAI; May 3, 2015 – Improving the levels of female representation in the Arabian Gulf’s petrochemicals and chemicals (P&C) sector can advance the industry, according to a new report published today by the Gulf Petrochemicals and Chemicals Association (GPCA) and Accenture.