Fintech Fundraising Grew Strongly in Most Major Markets in 2019, Accenture Analysis Finds

HONG KONG, NEW YORK and LONDON; Feb. 20, 2020 – Investment in financial technology (fintech) ventures rose sharply in most major markets in 2019, led by gains in the U.S. and U.K. and emerging economies such as India and Brazil, according to Accenture (NYSE: ACN) analysis of data from CB Insights, a global venture-finance data and analytics firm.
February 20, 2020

Accenture Receives Four Regional SAP® Partner Excellence Awards Based on Contributions to Strengthen Intelligent Enterprises

NEW YORK; Feb. 19, 2020 Accenture (NYSE: ACN) recently received four 2020 SAP® Partner Excellence Awards, presented each year to top alliance partners that have made outstanding regional contributions toward driving companies’ digital transformations.
February 19, 2020

Accenture Acquires Dutch Product Design and Innovation Agency VanBerlo to Help Clients Build Smart Connected Solutions

NEW YORK and AMSTERDAM; Feb. 19, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired award-winning product design and innovation agency VanBerlo, headquartered in Eindhoven, Netherlands. The acquisition will strengthen Accenture’s capabilities to help clients benefit from the merging of physical products and digital services. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
February 19, 2020

Accenture Named a Leader for Application and Digital Services Across Banking, Capital Markets and Insurance by Analyst Firm Everest Group

NEW YORK; Feb. 18, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been named a Leader for application and digital services across all key financial services sectors — including banking, capital markets and insurance — in four reports from industry analyst firm Everest Group.
February 18, 2020

Accenture Adds New SAP Capabilities in Australia and New Zealand with Acquisition of Technology Consultancy Icon Integration

SYDNEY, Australia; Feb 17, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired Icon Integration, a privately held Australian technology consultancy that provides SAP digital supply chain solutions and services as well as specialised business intelligence (BI) solutions to clients across Australia and New Zealand. This acquisition will boost Accenture’s growing technology practice and number of SAP professionals in the region.
February 17, 2020

Accenture Named a Leader for Network Transformation and Managed Services by Independent Research Firm Everest Group

NEW YORK; Feb. 17, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been strongly positioned as a Leader in both Market Impact and Vision & Capability in the inaugural Everest Group PEAK Matrix for Network Transformation and Managed Services 2020. 
February 17, 2020

Cybersecurity Is Now the Top Focus of Upstream Oil and Gas Companies’ Digital Investments, According to Research from Accenture

NEW YORK; Feb. 13, 2020 – Cybersecurity has emerged as the top focus of upstream oil and gas companies’ digital investments, according to a new report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
February 13, 2020

Accenture Opens Dubai Tourism Innovation Hub, Its First Innovation Hub in the Middle East

DUBAI; Feb. 13, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today opened the Dubai Tourism Innovation Hub, the company’s first innovation hub in the Middle East & North Africa region.
February 13, 2020

Accenture Technology Vision 2020: From Tech-Clash to Trust, the Focus Must Be on People

NEW YORK; Feb. 12, 2020 – To compete and succeed in a world where digital is everywhere, companies need a new focus on balancing “value” with “values,” aligning their drive to create business value with their customers’ and employees’ values and expectations, according to Accenture Technology Vision 2020. The 20th edition of Accenture’s (NYSE: ACN) annual report predicts the key technology trends that will redefine businesses over the next three years.
February 12, 2020

Accenture Completes Acquisition of maihiro

MUNICH and NEW YORK; Feb. 11, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has completed its acquisition of maihiro, a provider of customer experience and customer relationship management consulting, optimization and ongoing enhancement services. Accenture had announced its intent to acquire the company on January 7, 2020. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
February 11, 2020