Accenture to Acquire Engineering Capabilities from DI Square to Strengthen PLM and ALM Capabilities for Manufacturing Clients

TOKYO; June 14, 2021 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has entered into an agreement with DI Square to acquire the company’s consulting capabilities for product lifecycle management (PLM) and application lifecycle management (ALM) systems integration. The acquisition will expand Accenture’s engineering expertise for automotive and other manufacturing clients in Japan and other markets. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
June 14, 2021

Accenture Federal Services Opens Innovation Space at the University of Alabama in Huntsville

HUNTSVILLE, ALJune 14, 2021 – Accenture Federal Services (AFS), a subsidiary of Accenture (NYSE: ACN), has opened a new innovation space at the University of Alabama in Huntsville’s Invention to Innovation Center (I2C).
June 14, 2021

Accenture to Acquire umlaut

NEW YORK and AACHEN, GERMANY; June 14, 2021 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has agreed to acquire umlaut, an engineering consulting and services firm headquartered in Aachen, Germany. The move will significantly scale Accenture’s deep engineering capabilities to help companies use digital technologies like cloud, artificial intelligence, and 5G to transform how they design, engineer and manufacture their products as well as embed sustainability.
June 14, 2021

Accenture Announces U.S. Innovation Challenge Winner

ARLINGTON, Va.; June 14, 2021 – A team of undergraduate students from Cornell University has won the 2021 U.S. Accenture Innovation Challenge. This year’s Challenge partner was Covenant House, a nonprofit organization dedicated to serving children and youth facing homelessness.
June 14, 2021

Accenture Names Nicole van Det Country Managing Director for The Netherlands

AMSTERDAM; June 14, 2021 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has named Nicole van Det Country Managing Director for The Netherlands, effective July 1. She succeeds Irine Gaasbeek who was named Accenture Technology Lead for France and Benelux.
 
June 14, 2021

Salesforce and Accenture Help ISDI Reduce its Environmental Impact and Increase Sustainability Awareness of its Customers

PARIS; June 14, 2021 – ISDI, a Salesforce-approved global training organization, has collaborated with Salesforce and Accenture (NYSE: ACN) to help analyze its carbon footprint and reduce its impact on the environment with Salesforce Sustainability Cloud. The data-driven insights on greenhouse gas emissions provided by the platform have helped ISDI implement a comprehensive sustainability policy that also raises awareness among the Salesforce community and the trailblazers visiting its centers.
June 14, 2021

Accenture Receives Three ‘Partner of the Year’ Awards from Adobe

NEW YORK; June 11, 2021 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been recognized with three Adobe Partner of the Year Awards for 2021, in honor of its contributions to Adobe’s business and its significant impact on customer success.
June 11, 2021

Accenture Launches myNav® Green Cloud Advisor to Help Companies Realize Sustainability Goals Through the Cloud

NEW YORK; June 10, 2021 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today launched Green Cloud Advisor, a new capability for the Accenture myNav® platform that enables enterprises to operate more sustainable and efficient cloud environments.
June 10, 2021

Accenture Business Futures 2021 Report Identifies the Signals to Guide Companies Navigating Change in the Era of Compressed Transformation

NEW YORK; June 10, 2021 – A new report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN) shows that while 88% of companies finally have a clear picture of the challenges they face today, only 6% are completely confident in their current abilities to foresee and respond to future disruption. Business Futures 2021 aims to help leaders make sense of a new reality by identifying the Signals of business change that are reshaping organizations globally and will be critically important for leaders to understand in order to drive success today and beyond.
June 10, 2021

Accenture Selected to Lead Merger Integration Planning for S&P Global and IHS Markit

NEW YORK and LONDON; June 9, 2021 – S&P Global, the world’s foremost provider of credit ratings, benchmarks and analytics in the global capital and commodity markets, has selected Accenture (NYSE: ACN) to help lead its merger integration planning with IHS Markit, a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions for the major industries and markets that drive economies worldwide. The combination of the two companies, announced in November of last year, will result in a world-class organization that will power the markets of the future.
June 09, 2021