February 01, 2017

Accenture Hires Madeleine Chenette as Office Managing Director, Montreal

MONTREAL; Feb. 1, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has hired Madeleine Chenette as office managing director for Montreal, effective immediately.  In this role Chenette will be responsible for expanding Accenture’s business presence in Quebec, focusing on bringing innovation to clients, attracting top talent and strengthening the company’s impact in the Quebec community. She will also lead Accenture’s retail, consumer goods and transport industry practices in Quebec. 
January 31, 2017

Accenture to Acquire InvestTech Systems Consulting Further Expanding Its Asset-Management Consulting Capabilities

NEW YORK; Jan. 31, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has agreed to acquire InvestTech Systems Consulting, a market leader in investment technology systems-integration and consulting services that supports many of the world’s largest asset managers and investment service providers. 
January 31, 2017

Accenture Helps Seattle Police Department Implement Data Analytics Platform

SEATTLE; Jan. 31, 2017 ­– Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has helped the Seattle Police Department (SPD) build and deploy a new data analytics platform that provides the Department with reliable and rapidly accessible data to meet its management and governance objectives and support insight-led policing.
January 31, 2017

Venture Capitalists and Agile Start-Ups Pumping Billions into Disrupting Traditional Postal Delivery Services, Accenture Report Finds

LONDON; Jan. 31, 2017 – Billions of dollars in venture-capital funding have poured into the post and parcel industry in the last two years, driven by the continued popularity of e-commerce and increased competitiveness in hyper-local, start-up delivery models, according to a new report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
January 26, 2017

Accenture Technology Vision 2017 Forecasts a Future of Technology for People, by People

NEW YORK; Jan. 26, 2017 – People hold the power to shape and apply technology to create positive change, improve lives, and transform business and society, according to Accenture Technology Vision 2017, the annual technology report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN) that predicts the most significant technology trends that people will apply to disrupt business over the next three years. 
January 25, 2017

Accenture Acquires solid-serVision to Significantly Expand ServiceNow Capabilities

NEW YORK; Jan. 25, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired solid-serVision, a Germany-based privately owned consulting and system integration company that is one of the largest independent ServiceNow® pure play companies in Europe. The acquisition further strengthens Accenture’s position as a leader in the ServiceNow partner ecosystem, enhancing Accenture’s technology capabilities and deep industry experience in cloud strategy, implementation, migration, integration and management.
January 25, 2017

Everest Group Names Accenture a Leader and Star Performer in Healthcare Payer IT Services Landscape 2016 PEAK Matrix™ Assessment

CHICAGO; Jan. 25, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been named a leader and star performer in the healthcare payer IT services-service provider landscape in a recent report from Everest Group.
January 23, 2017

Accenture to Deliver 2017 RBS 6 Nations Insights to Fans via Machine Learning

LONDON; Jan. 23, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN), the Official Technology Partner of the
RBS 6 Nations Rugby Championship for the sixth year, is bringing machine learning to international rugby. Its latest analytics dashboard will deliver improved player, match and Championship insight, which 20,000 people accessed via Twitter last year. Accenture has also developed an innovative mixed reality application for the Championship, using Virtual Reality (VR), with a twist. The one-person immersive VR experience is sharable, and broadcast as live action for others to watch.
January 20, 2017

Accenture Launches Liquid Studio in London to Accelerate Digital Business Transformation

LONDON; Jan. 20, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has opened its first UK-based Liquid Studio in the heart of London’s business district. The Liquid Studio is purpose-built to help speed up innovation and software development cycles, giving clients an open environment in which they can accelerate their next phase of digital transformation. At the Liquid Studio, clients can quickly turn concepts into products, taking days to achieve what used to take months. Experimenting with innovative technologies including artificial intelligence (AI) and Internet of Things (IoT) helps organizations become more agile around their operations and customer experience. 
January 19, 2017

Accenture to Expand Its Aviation Capabilities with Acquisition of Seabury Group’s Corporate Advisory and Aviation Consulting Business

NEW YORK; Jan 19, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has entered into an agreement to acquire the corporate advisory and aviation consulting businesses of Seabury Group, a New York-based professional services firm focused on the aviation industry. The combination of Seabury’s corporate advisory and consulting businesses, together with Accenture’s global capabilities, will help the world’s leading airlines accelerate the pace of digital transformation.