June 14, 2004

Accenture Names Stephen J. Rohleder Chief Operating Officer, Effective Sept. 1, 2004

Accenture has named Stephen J. Rohleder chief operating officer, effective Sept. 1, 2004. Mr. Rohleder will succeed Stephan A. James, who will retire on Aug. 31 after 36 years with the company. Following his retirement, Mr. James will continue in an advisory capacity to Accenture, holding the title of international chairman.
June 07, 2004

Half of Manufacturing Executives Expect High Return on RFID Investment, Finds Accenture Survey

Faced with industry mandates, almost half (47 percent) of North American manufacturing executives anticipate a high return on their radio frequency identification (RFID) investments, according to results of a survey released today by Accenture.
June 03, 2004

New Accenture Technique Gauges Impact of Workforce Initiatives on Bottom Line

Accenture has introduced a new measurement technique to help organizations determine where to invest their human capital expenditures and identify the impact those investments have on their bottom-line results.
June 01, 2004

U.S. Department of Homeland Security Awards Accenture-Led Smart Border Alliance the Contract to Develop and Implement US-VISIT Program

The Accenture-led Smart Border Alliance has been selected by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to design and implement the United States Visitor and Immigrant Status Indicator Technology (US-VISIT) program.
May 26, 2004

Executives Expect Their Finance Departments to Play Greater Strategic Role, Accenture Study Finds

Acting and thinking strategically are considered to be critical elements of a world-class finance function, yet most executives say that their finance departments are failing to step up to the challenge, according to results of a study released today by Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
May 25, 2004

Americans Believe Insurance Fraud Occurs Because People Think They Can Get Away With It, Accenture Survey Finds

The majority of Americans say insurance fraud occurs because people believe they can get away with it, according to results of a survey released today by Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
May 25, 2004

Accenture to Help Euroclear Consolidate the Securities Settlement Infrastructure in Europe

Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has signed an agreement with Euroclear under which Accenture will provide application development sourcing services to Euroclear.
May 24, 2004

Accenture Implements Its Underwriting Solution at Allmerica

Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been selected to implement its underwriting solution at Allmerica Financial Corporation’s property and casualty insurance division.
May 24, 2004

Accenture and AT&T Team to Provide Managed Messaging Solutions to Businesses and Government Agencies

Accenture (ACN) and AT&T (T) today announced that the two companies have formed an alliance to market and deliver managed messaging solutions on a global basis to large and medium enterprises and U.S. government agencies.