New Accenture Platform Provides Air Cargo Carriers Real-Time Visibility into, Connectivity with, Partners' Networks

NEW YORK; July 15, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has introduced AFLS Exchange, a new cloud-based connectivity and collaboration platform that enables air cargo carriers to seamlessly integrate with their partner networks, helping them expand their footprint and create new business opportunities.

New center in Stuttgart, Germany, showcases latest innovations for the digital auto environment and car dealerships

STUTTGART, Germany; July 15, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has launched a new Customer Experience Center here to help auto manufacturers, dealers and mobility providers envision and showcase the future of the mobility industry.

Accenture Appoints Julie Sweet Chief Executive Officer and Names David Rowland Executive Chairman, Effective Sept. 1, 2019

NEW YORK; July 11, 2019 – Accenture’s (NYSE: ACN) board of directors announced that Julie Sweet has been appointed chief executive officer. David Rowland, currently interim chief executive officer, has been appointed executive chairman. Marge Magner, currently non-executive chair of the board, will resume her role as lead independent director. These changes are effective Sept. 1, 2019.

Despite Embracing the Cloud, Insurers Are Slow in Migrating Their Core Applications, New Research from Accenture Shows

NEW YORK; July 11, 2019 – Despite having transitioned many business applications to a cloud environment, insurers have been slower to migrate core applications, according to a new report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN).

Multi-Country Survey Finds Most Workers Cite Pension and Retirement Benefits as Critical Factor when Deciding to Accept or Stay in a Job

NEW YORK; July 11, 2019 – Pension or retirement benefits are a critical factor for most workers when deciding whether to accept a job or deciding whether to stay with their current employer, according to research from Accenture (NYSE: ACN) covering 10 countries in Europe, Asia-Pacific and South America.

Accenture Extends Commitment to Chicago Market with Expansion of Innovation Hub and Addition of 600 Tech Jobs in Renamed Accenture Tower

CHICAGO; July 10, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN), in conjunction with Illinois Governor JB Pritzker and Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot, today announced that it is increasing its presence in Chicago by expanding its Chicago Innovation Hub, adding 600 highly-skilled tech jobs and growing its apprenticeship program.

Accenture Named a Leader by Gartner in Magic Quadrant for SAP S/4HANA® Application Services, Worldwide Magic Quadrant

NEW YORK; July 10, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been named a Leader and positioned highest in ability to execute in Gartner’s 2019 “Magic Quadrant for SAP S/4HANA® Application Services, Worldwide.”1

More Than Three-Quarters of Companies Are Missing Growth Opportunities in the Supply Chain, According to a New Accenture Report

NEW YORK; July 9, 2019 – In today’s era of ever-growing focus on the customer, only a small number of forward-thinking companies are realizing the unique opportunity their supply chains offer to better meet customer needs, fuel competitiveness and uncover growth, according to a new report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN).

Nearly One-Third of Citizens Unaware of Digital Government Services, Accenture Survey Finds

ARLINGTON, Va.; July 9, 2019 – The majority (61%) of citizens who use digital government services are satisfied with their experiences, according to results of a multi-country survey from Accenture (NYSE: ACN). However, almost one-third (31%) of citizens surveyed said they don’t use or know how to access any government digital service.

Accenture Opens Advanced Technology Center in Alicante, Spain

ALICANTE, Spain; July 3, 2019 – To deliver innovative technologies to clients, Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today opened a new Advanced Technology Center in Alicante, Spain. The opening ceremony will be attended by the President of the Valencian Government, Ximo Puig, and the Mayor of Alicante, Luis Barcalá.