Accenture Completes Acquisition of Pillar Technology to Expand Industry X.0 Capabilities

COLUMBUS, OH; Aug. 27, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has completed the acquisition of smart embedded software company Pillar Technology, significantly expanding its Industry X.0 practice in North America. 
August 27, 2018

Accenture Named a Leader for Third Consecutive Time in the IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Life Sciences Research & Development Vendor Assessment for Strategic Consulting

NEW YORK; Aug. 21, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) is positioned for a third consecutive time as a Leader in the IDC MarketScape vendor assessment, covering strategic consulting across the life sciences research and development (R&D) industry.
August 21, 2018

Accenture Appoints Adam Kerj Chief Creative Officer of the Nordic Region for Accenture Interactive

STOCKHOLM; August 20, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today announced that Accenture Interactive has appointed ad industry veteran Adam Kerj as chief creative officer for the Nordic region. In this role, Kerj will focus on building Accenture Interactive’s creative capabilities in Sweden, Norway, Denmark and Finland. The appointment is part of a strategic effort to strengthen Accenture Interactive’s presence in the region.
August 20, 2018

Accenture Positioned as Overall Innovation Leader in HFS Software Product Engineering Blueprint Report

NEW YORK; August 16, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been named to the Winner’s Circle and positioned as the overall leader in innovation, ahead of 24 other competitors, in HFS Research’s 2018 Software Product Engineering Services Blueprint Report.
August 16, 2018

Accenture Forms Strategic Alliance, Invests in Chinese AI Start-up Malong Technologies

NEW YORK and SHENZHEN, CHINA; Aug. 13, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has formed a strategic alliance with and made a minority investment in Malong Technologies, an artificial intelligence (AI) start-up headquartered in Shenzhen, China. Malong has been recognized by global companies and organizations and analyst firms as an AI pioneer and innovation leader. Through the alliance, Accenture’s Applied Intelligence practice and Malong will offer computer vision and product recognition capabilities to clients worldwide. The alliance gives Accenture a strategic AI presence in China and forms part of its wider regional growth strategy.
August 13, 2018

Accenture Positioned in Winner’s Circle in HFS Blueprint for Workday Human Capital Management Services (HCM) 2018

NEW YORK; August 10, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been positioned in the “Winner’s Circle” in the HFS Blueprint for Workday Human Capital Management Services (HCM) 2018 for its excellence in execution and innovation. The report assessed 13 Workday service providers on planning, implementation, and management.
August 10, 2018