Accenture Announces Intent to Acquire French Amazon Web Services (AWS) Consultancy Gekko, Bolstering Cloud Innovation for Global Enterprises

PARIS; April 20, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has agreed to acquire Gekko, a leading French Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud services company. The acquisition would expand Accenture’s AWS resources in France to support enterprise migrations and development on cloud platforms, which has become the foundation for innovation and business transformation.
April 20, 2020

Accenture and Springboard Enterprises Expand Collaboration to Increase Opportunities for Women Entrepreneurs

NEW YORK; April 15, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Springboard Enterprises, a network of influencers, investors and innovators dedicated to building high growth companies led by women, are expanding their alliance to bring complementary people and capabilities together to increase opportunities for female entrepreneurs.
April 15, 2020

People + Work Connect Brings Together Leading Companies to Keep People Employed During COVID-19 Crisis

NEW YORK; April 14, 2020 – As unemployment surpasses record highs due to COVID-19, a group of leading companies from multiple industries has formed People + Work Connect, an employer-to-employer initiative that brings together companies laying off or furloughing people with those companies in urgent need of workers. There is no cost for employers to join and participate.  
April 14, 2020

Accenture Named a Leader in IDC MarketScape on North American Strategic Consultants and Systems Integrators for Distributed Energy Resource Management Systems

NEW YORK; April 9, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been positioned again as a leader in the latest IDC MarketScape: North American Distributed Energy Resource Management Systems (DERMS) Strategic Consultants and Systems Integrators 2020 Vendor Assessment.1 As in the inaugural report, Accenture was recognized for its comprehensive DERMS offerings, which help electric utilities to effectively manage and integrate solar and wind renewable energy, storage and other distributed energy resources.
April 09, 2020

Accenture Acquires Revolutionary Security, Provider of Cybersecurity Services for Critical Infrastructure

NEW YORK; April 7, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired Revolutionary Security, a privately held company specializing in enterprise cybersecurity for information technology (IT) and operational technology (OT) environments. Financial terms were not disclosed.
April 07, 2020

Accenture Acquires Yesler, Bolstering its B2B Marketing Services

SEATTLE; April 2, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE:ACN) has acquired Yesler, a business-to-business (B2B) marketing services agency that helps many of the world’s leading brands run their global marketing programs and operations at speed and scale. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
April 02, 2020