Accenture Invests in Cybersecurity Startup Prevailion to Give Clients Advanced Warning of Breaches

NEW YORK; May 4, 2021 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has made a strategic investment, through Accenture Ventures, in Prevailion, a next-generation cyber intelligence company that provides clients with expansive visibility into malware across their organization and supply chains with early detection of advanced threats through adversary counterintelligence.
May 04, 2021

Accenture Boosts Digital Platform Deployment Capabilities with Acquisition of Assets from ThinkTank

DENVER; May 4, 2021 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) announced that it is acquiring assets from ThinkTank, a Denver-based digital engagement technology company. ThinkTank’s cloud-based, intelligent stakeholder engagement platform assets and team will join Accenture’s Intelligent Platform Services group, strengthening Accenture’s capabilities and resources to help clients quickly and effectively deploy and adopt enterprise software applications. Terms of the transaction are not being disclosed.
May 04, 2021

Accenture Acquires Electro 80 to Help Resources Companies Modernise Operations and Become More Efficient

PERTH, Australia; May 3, 2021 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired Electro 80, a leading provider of operational technology (OT) for resources clients in Australia, including mining, energy, engineering, construction and utilities companies. The acquisition expands Accenture’s local digital OT capabilities, which help asset-intensive companies make manufacturing and production operations safer and more efficient. The acquisition also strengthens Accenture’s local capabilities for Industry X, which helps clients digitise their manufacturing, operations and engineering.
May 03, 2021

Accenture Interactive Named World’s Largest Digital Agency Network by Ad Age for Sixth Straight Year

NEW YORK; May 3, 2021 – Ad Age has named Accenture Interactive, part of Accenture (NYSE: ACN), the world’s largest digital agency network for the sixth consecutive year.
May 03, 2021

Accenture Named a Leader in Everest Group’s Veeva PEAK Services Matrix Assessment 2021

NEW YORK; May 3, 2021 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been named a leader in Everest Group’s Veeva PEAK Services Matrix® Assessment 2021 report.
May 03, 2021

Digital Dollar Project to Launch Pilot Programs to Explore Designs and Uses of a U.S. Central Bank Digital Currency

WASHINGTON, D.C.; May 3, 2021 – The Digital Dollar Project (DDP) will launch at least five pilot programs over the next 12 months with interested stakeholders and DDP participants to measure the value of and inform the future design of a U.S. central bank digital currency (CBDC), or “digital dollar.”
May 03, 2021