Accenture to Acquire Myrtle Consulting Group to Expand Implementation of New Digital Manufacturing, Operations and Supply Chain Models for Clients

NEW YORK and HOUSTON; Oct. 6, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has agreed to acquire Myrtle Consulting Group (“Myrtle”), an industrial operations consulting firm headquartered in Houston. Myrtle partners with leading companies across consumer products, life sciences, chemicals, mining and other heavy manufacturing industries to produce and distribute goods in a safer, more efficient and sustainable way.
October 06, 2020

10 Startups Selected for Accenture’s 2020 FinTech Innovation Lab Asia-Pacific

HONG KONG; Oct. 5, 2020 – Ten leading fintech companies have been selected for the seventh annual FinTech Innovation Lab Asia-Pacific, a mentorship program created by Accenture (NYSE: ACN) that helps startups fine-tune their business plans and solutions by pairing them with mentors from leading financial institutions.
October 05, 2020

Accenture Increases Cloud First Capabilities in Australia and New Zealand With Acquisition of SAP Specialist Provider Zag

AUCKLAND, New Zealand; Oct. 5, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired New Zealand-based SAP and cloud solutions technology firm Zag. The acquisition will bolster Accenture’s New Zealand and Australian digital transformation capabilities to meet increased demand from organisations migrating to the cloud and SAP’s next generation products.
October 05, 2020

Accenture Names Bhaskar Ghosh Chief Strategy Officer

NEW YORK; Oct. 5, 2020Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today announced changes to its Global Management Committee, with the appointment of a new chief strategy officer and leadership moves in its U.K. and Ireland business. 

 
October 05, 2020

Accenture Completes the Sale of Majority Stake in Bit2win Business to Current Bit2win Management Team and GELLIFY

NEW YORK and MILAN, Italy; Oct. 1, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has completed the sale of its majority stake in the Bit2win business to the current Bit2win management team and GELLIFY Digital Investment S.r.l. Terms of the transaction, which was announced on September 3, 2020, were not disclosed.
October 01, 2020

Most U.S. Shoppers Want Retailers to Close on Thanksgiving Day, Accenture Survey Reveals

NEW YORK; Oct. 1, 2020 – As the retail industry gears up for its busiest shopping period, the COVID-19 pandemic is making consumers focus on their own health and safety and the well-being of retail employees, according to findings of the 14th annual Accenture Holiday Shopping Survey (NYSE: ACN).
October 01, 2020