Accenture Federal Services Launches Futureframe: A Practical Roadmap for Federal Agencies in Human-Centered Design

ARLINGTON, Va.; October 14, 2021 – Accenture Federal Services (AFS) has launched a new report, Futureframe: Human-Centered Design at Societal Scale, which unveils specific steps for federal agencies to deliver improved customer experiences and outcomes.
October 14, 2021

Accenture and Avanade Named Leaders in Everest Group’s PEAK Matrix for Microsoft Dynamics 365 Services

NEW YORK; Oct. 14, 2021 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Avanade have been jointly named a Leader in the inaugural Everest Group PEAK Matrix® for Microsoft Dynamics 365 2021 report.
October 14, 2021

Accenture’s Life Insurance Platform Recognized in New Report from Gartner®

NEW YORK; Oct. 14, 2021 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today announced that Gartner, Inc. has recognized the Accenture Life Insurance & Annuity Platform (ALIP) in a new report, titled “Critical Capabilities for Life Insurance Policy Administration Systems, North America.” * ALIP was among the top three vendors in the Individual/New Business Onboarding/Straight-through Processing, New Product Development/Launch and Digital User Support Use Cases.
October 14, 2021

Piraeus Bank Embarks on a Three-Year Transformation Journey to Cloud with Accenture and Microsoft

ATHENS; Oct. 14, 2021 – Piraeus Bank is collaborating with Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Microsoft (NYSE: MSFT) to accelerate its digital transformation, leveraging a cloud-first approach. The shared ambition of this initiative is to enhance Piraeus Bank’s position as a next-generation finance institution, powered by cutting-edge cloud technology, to deliver a superior banking experience to its stakeholders.
October 14, 2021

James Nunn-Price Joins Accenture to Lead Its Security Practice in Growth Markets

SYDNEY; Oct. 14, 2021 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has hired James Nunn-Price as a senior managing director to lead its Growth Markets Security business — which spans cyber defense, applied cybersecurity solutions and managed security services — across Africa, Australia & New Zealand, Greater China, India, Japan, Latin America, the Middle East and Southeast Asia. He will join a global practice of more than 8,000 cybersecurity professionals and report to Kelly Bissell, Accenture’s global lead for Security. 
October 13, 2021

Accenture Acquires Glamit to Help Clients Accelerate Digital Commerce Transformation in Argentina

BUENOS AIRES; October 13, 2021 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired Glamit, a boutique e-commerce agency in Argentina. Glamit offers experience design and technology, including e-commerce and platform architecture, brand strategy, digital marketing services and direct-to-consumer solutions. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
October 13, 2021

The Great Marketing Declutter: New Accenture Research Reveals How a Small Group of Marketers Are Thriving Despite Constant Market Disruption

NEW YORK; Oct. 13, 2021 –  Nearly 70% of marketing executives globally say that the past year has completely exhausted their employees, found new research from Accenture (NYSE: ACN). While this comes as no surprise given the heightened levels of employee burnout cited around the world, there is a silver lining.
October 13, 2021

Accenture Completes Acquisition of BENEXT

PARIS; Oct. 13, 2021 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has completed its acquisition of BENEXT, an independent product consulting company specializing in product management, agile coaching, cloud-based development and data science. Accenture had announced its intent to acquire BENEXT on September 7, 2021. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
October 13, 2021

Accenture Opens Technology Innovation Showcase at Expo 2020 Dubai

DUBAI; Oct. 12, 2021 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today opened the Accenture Exchange – the company’s dedicated venue at Expo 2020 Dubai reflecting its role as the Expo’s Official Digital Services Partner. Housing Accenture’s most powerful, cutting-edge and engaging innovations for the next six months, the space provides visitors the opportunity to learn more about Accenture’s leading technology solutions and its role in bringing the Expo to life.
October 12, 2021

U.S. Shoppers to Show “Generosity of Spirit” This Holiday Season, Accenture Survey Finds

NEW YORK, Oct. 12, 2021 -- Americans are looking forward to this holiday season, with many planning to spend the same or more on their holiday shopping compared with last year and support charitable organizations and local communities, according to results of the 15th Annual Holiday Shopping Survey from Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
October 12, 2021