Accenture Positioned as a Leader in IDC MarketScape for Worldwide Cloud Professional Services 2020

NEW YORK; June 1, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been positioned as a Leader in the IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Cloud Professional Services 2020 Vendor Assessment.* 
June 01, 2020

Accenture Receives “Technology Advisory House of the Year” Award from Energy Risk Magazine for Fifth Consecutive Year

NEW YORK; May 21, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been named the Technology Advisory House of the Year by Energy Risk magazine for excellence in serving clients across global commodity markets, marking the fifth consecutive year that Accenture has won the award.
May 21, 2020

Accenture to Acquire PLM Systems to Help Industrial Companies Make Best Use of Product Data in Design, Engineering and Manufacturing

MILAN; May 19, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) in Italy has entered into an agreement to acquire Turin-based boutique systems integrator PLM Systems. The acquisition will expand Accenture’s capabilities to help clients improve how they generate, manage and benefit from product data in design, engineering and manufacturing.
May 19, 2020

Accenture Acquires Byte Prophecy to Enhance AI and Digital Analytics Capabilities in Emerging Markets

AHMEDABAD, India; May 18, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired Byte Prophecy, an automated insights and big data analytics company based in Ahmedabad, India, to meet the growing demand for enterprise-scale AI and digital analytics solutions across the region.
May 18, 2020

Utility Industry Executives Say Rising Severe Weather from Climate Change Threatens Grid Operations and Increases Need for Resilience, According to Accenture Research

NEW YORK; May 14, 2020 – More than nine in 10 executives (95%) believe that climate change due to greenhouse gas emissions has been a contributing factor to increased extreme weather events that their electricity networks have experienced over the past 10 years, according to new research from Accenture (NYSE: ACN). In addition, 90% believe an expected rise in severe weather poses an increased financial risk to their grid businesses.
May 14, 2020

Accenture Acquires Leading Organization Design Consultancy Kates Kesler to Help Clients Design, Activate and Scale Change

NEW YORK; May 6, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired Kates Kesler, an organization design consultancy headquartered in New York City that helps many of the world’s largest companies execute their growth strategies. Kates Kesler joins Accenture’s Talent & Organization / Human Potential practice, adding new methodologies and organizational design solutions that will expand existing C-suite offerings  including: People Experience, Organization, Leadership & Culture, Work & Workforce, Digital Core, Business & Change Agility, Intelligent Operating Model and Living Systems.
May 06, 2020

Accenture Acquires Callisto Integration to Help Clients Make Manufacturing More Efficient and Flexible

NEW YORK and TORONTO; May 5, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired Callisto Integration (“Callisto”), a Canada-based provider of consulting and technology services. The company provides digital manufacturing services to large companies in the food and beverage, chemicals, utilities and other industries. The acquisition expands Accenture’s capabilities to help clients in North America ensure the timely production of orders, increase their yield and enhance the quality of their products.

May 05, 2020

Accenture Positioned as a Leader in New IDC MarketScape Report for EMEA Service Providers for Digital Transformation Services to the Oil and Gas Industry

NEW YORK; May 4, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been positioned as a leader in the inaugural IDC MarketScape: Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) Digital Transformation Services Providers for the Oil and Gas Industry 2020 Vendor Assessment.1
May 04, 2020

COVID-19 Increasing Consumers' Focus on "Ethical Consumption," Accenture Survey Finds

NEW YORK; May 4, 2020 – The COVID-19 pandemic is likely to alter consumer behaviors permanently and cause lasting structural changes to the consumer goods and retail industries, according to findings of an Accenture (NYSE: ACN) survey of more than 3,000 consumers in 15 countries across five continents.
May 04, 2020

Accenture Completes Acquisition of Broadcom’s Symantec Cyber Security Services Business

NEW YORK; April 30, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has completed its acquisition of the Symantec Cyber Security Services business from Broadcom Inc. (NASDAQ: AVGO).
April 30, 2020