Accenture Acquires Workforce Insight, Expanding Enterprise Workforce Management Capabilities

NEW YORK; July 20, 2021 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired Workforce Insight, a workforce optimization consultancy that provides workforce management and human capital management advisory and technology services. The acquisition enhances Accenture’s workforce management capabilities and further strengthens its ability to deliver HR transformation to clients.
July 20, 2021

Accenture Expands Oracle Capabilities in Canada with Cloudworks Acquisition

TORONTO; July 19, 2021 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired Cloudworks, a leading Toronto-based Oracle Cloud implementation service provider across North America. The deal further enhances Accenture’s capabilities to deliver Oracle solutions to clients on their journeys to the cloud. The financial terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.
July 19, 2021

Robert Cresanti Joins Accenture to Lead North America Government Relations and Global Government Relations Network

NEW YORK; July 19, 2021 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has hired Robert Cresanti as managing director to lead government relations activities in North America and to serve as head of Accenture’s global Government Relations Network. 
July 19, 2021

Cybersecurity Executive Rick Driggers Joins Accenture Federal Services

ARLINGTON, Va.; July 14, 2021 – Accenture Federal Services, (AFS), a subsidiary of Accenture (NYSE: ACN), has hired cybersecurity expert and former CISA executive, Rick Driggers. Driggers brings more than 30 years of federal government and military experience to AFS and will play a key role in developing cybersecurity solutions designed to protect our nation’s critical infrastructure.
July 14, 2021

Accenture to Acquire Wabion to Accelerate Cloud First Strategies with Expanded Google Cloud Capabilities

ESSLINGEN, Germany and OLTEN, Switzerland; July 14, 2021 –  Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has agreed to acquire Wabion, a Google Cloud services boutique with headquarters in Esslingen, Germany and Olten, Switzerland as well as additional offices in Munich, Cologne and Lausanne. The team of more than 60 professionals will join Accenture’s Google Cloud Business Group, part of Accenture Cloud First. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
July 14, 2021

Organizations that Migrate to Cloud Primarily as a One-Time Cost Savings Activity Risk Missing Out on Competitive Advantages, Accenture Report Finds

NEW YORK; July 13, 2021 – A new report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has identified a select group of organizations that treat cloud as a new operating model to continuously reinvent their businesses using innovative, multi-cloud capabilities — across public, private and edge — realize greater business value, well beyond cost savings.
July 13, 2021

Accenture Named a Leader Among European Cybersecurity Consulting Providers, According to Independent Research Firm

NEW YORK; July 13, 2021 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been named a Leader in the latest Forrester Research report on European cybersecurity consulting providers, which notes that Accenture, “dominates the field with its exceptional technology-driven offerings.”
July 13, 2021

Free2Move eSolutions and Accenture Join Together to Accelerate Energy Transition Towards Net-Zero

Milan; July 12, 2021 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Free2Move eSolutions, a technology player in eMobility and energy transition, today announced a long-term partnership to accelerate the transition toward Net-Zero.
July 12, 2021

Accenture Completes Acquisition of Linkbynet for Cloud First Services

PARIS; July 9, 2021 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has completed its acquisition of Linkbynet, a leading cloud services provider headquartered in France, specializing in cloud optimization and managed services, cloud transformation and cloud security.  Accenture announced its intent to acquire Linkbynet on May 11, 2021. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
July 09, 2021

Accenture and Avanade Named Microsoft 2021 Global Alliance Si Partner of the Year for 16th Time

NEW YORK and SEATTLE; July 8, 2021 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Avanade have been named the 2021 Microsoft Global Alliance SI Partner of the Year for the 16th time. The companies have been recognized with a total of nine awards in 2021 for demonstrating excellence in innovation and implementation of customer solutions based on Microsoft technology.
July 08, 2021