Despite Eagerness to Engage in Ecosystems, Few Insurers are Well-Positioned to Succeed as Ecosystem Partners, Accenture Study Finds

NEW YORK; June 18, 2019 – Although insurers are eager to create or join business ecosystems to spur growth amid industry disruption, few insurers are currently well-positioned to succeed as ecosystem partners, according to a new report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN).

Accenture Acquires Deja vu Security, Seattle-Based ‘Security of Things’ Company

ARLINGTON, Va.; June 17, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) is announcing the acquisition of Deja vu Security, a privately held company that specializes in security design and testing of enterprise software platforms and internet of things (IoT) technologies.

Accenture Launches “Marketing Disrupted” Podcast Series to Help CMOs and Their Organizations Thrive in the Age of Digital Disruption

TORONTO; June 17, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today launched Marketing Disrupted, a seven-episode podcast series focusing on key themes and challenges that chief marketing officers (CMOs) face in this age of digital disruption.

Accenture Ranked #1 in Google Artificial Intelligence Services, According to HFS Research

NEW YORK; June 14, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been ranked number one in the HFS Research Top Ten Report for Google AI Services 2019, which assessed and rated the Google artificial intelligence (AI) capabilities of service providers across execution, innovation and client feedback criteria.

Michael J. Redding of Accenture Ventures Named to Global Corporate Venturing Powerlist 2019

NEW YORK; June 13, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today announced that Michael J. Redding, managing director of Accenture Ventures, has been named to the Global Corporate Venturing (GCV) Powerlist 2019. Redding ranks #9 on the list of the top 100 corporate venturing leaders worldwide, in recognition of his strategy and leadership capabilities.

Aerospace & Defense Industry to See Greatest Impact from Artificial Intelligence Compared to Other Key Emerging Technologies, Accenture Report Finds

NEW YORK; June 13, 2019 – The aerospace and defense (A&D) industry will be more affected by artificial intelligence (AI) than by any other major emerging technology over the next three years, according to Aerospace & Defense Technology Vision 2019, the annual report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN) that predicts key technology trends likely to redefine business. The study also underscores the growing importance of reskilling programs as a competitive lever.

Accenture Completes Acquisition of Cirruseo

PARIS; June 12, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has completed its acquisition of Cirruseo, a leading pure-play Google Cloud services provider in France. The intention to acquire Cirruseo was announced on April 8. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
 

Cultural Transformation Crucial to Helping Organizations on a Journey to a Zero-Based Mindset, According to New Book from Accenture

NEW YORK: June 12, 2019 – With sustainable growth increasingly difficult to achieve and cost-cutting efforts not enough to spur it, organizations need a new approach to meet their business goals. A new book from Accenture (NYSE: ACN) highlights how instilling a “zero-based mindset” (ZBx) can help companies release funds that can drive innovation, growth and competitiveness.

Accenture Named a Leader in ‘Salesforce Implementation Partners’ Report by Independent Research Firm

NEW YORK; June 11, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been named as a Leader in Forrester’s latest report on Salesforce implementation service providers. The Forrester Wave™: Salesforce Implementation Partners, Q2 2019 states that Accenture has “unparalleled breadth and depth of capabilities spanning technology, design, consulting, and long-term operations.”

Accenture to Host Conference Call Thursday, June 27, to Discuss Third-Quarter Fiscal Year 2019 Results

NEW YORK; June 11, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) will host a conference call at 8:00 a.m. EDT on Thursday, June 27, to discuss its third-quarter fiscal year 2019 financial results. A news release containing these results will be issued before the call.