Accenture Receives Highest Rating Given in Latest Gartner Reports for Business Intelligence and Information Management Services

NEW YORK; May 24, 2013 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) was rated “Strong Positive”, the highest possible rating given, in Gartner’s latest “MarketScope for Business Intelligence and Information Management Services, North America”1 and “MarketScope for Business Intelligence and Information Management Services, Western Europe.”2
 
May 24, 2013

Accenture CEO Pierre Nanterme Assumes Additional Position of Chairman

NEW YORK; Feb. 1, 2013 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) announced today that CEO Pierre Nanterme has assumed the additional position of chairman of the board. The company had previously announced, on October 22, 2012, that Mr. Nanterme would succeed William D. Green, who has stepped down as chairman of the board and retired from Accenture, effective today. 
February 01, 2013

Accenture to Webcast CFO Remarks From Its Investor & Analyst Conference on Thursday, Oct. 11

NEW YORK; Oct. 9, 2012 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) will host a live webcast of remarks at its Investor & Analyst Conference on Thursday, Oct. 11 in New York City.  The webcast will feature a presentation from Chief Financial Officer Pamela Craig that includes a summary of certain financial information, the company’s financial goals, and information about the company’s capital allocation strategy, including share buybacks and dividends. Following the remarks, Ms. Craig and the company’s CEO, Pierre Nanterme, will host a Q&A session with investors and analysts attending the event.
October 09, 2012

Accenture Positioned in the “Leaders” Quadrant of Leading Industry Analyst Firm’s Magic Quadrant for Oracle Applications Service Providers

NEW YORK; Feb. 27, 2012 – Accenture has been positioned in the “Leaders” quadrant in Gartner Inc.’s recently published “Magic Quadrant for Oracle Applications Service Providers, Europe” report.1
February 27, 2012

Accenture Positioned in the “Leaders” Quadrant of Leading Industry Analyst Firm’s Magic Quadrant for SAP Application Service Providers

NEW YORK; Feb. 27, 2012 – Accenture has been positioned in the “Leaders” quadrant in Gartner Inc.’s recently published “Magic Quadrant for SAP Application Service Providers, Europe” report.1
February 27, 2012

Accenture to Host Conference Call Tuesday, Sept. 27, to Discuss Fourth-Quarter and Full-Year Fiscal 2011 Results

NEW YORK; Sept. 8, 2011 — Accenture (NYSE: ACN) will host a conference call at 4:30 p.m. EDT on Tuesday, Sept. 27, to discuss its fourth-quarter and full-year fiscal 2011 financial results. A news release containing these results will be issued before the call.
September 08, 2011

Enterprises are ready for the Cloud according to research from VMware, Accenture and EMC

Enterprises are ready for the Cloud according to research from VMware, Accenture and EMC
Paris – 21 July, 2011 — VMware (NYSE:VMW), the global leader in virtualization and cloud infrastructure, Accenture (NYSE: ACN), a global management consulting, technology services and outsourcing company and EMC Corporation (NYSE: EMC), the world leader in information infrastructure solutions, today announced the results of a survey carried out by IDC France[1]. The results show that many large companies in France have taken steps to virtualize their IT environments because they believe cloud computing will help meet their business needs and increase agility in highly competitive markets. The IDC research explored companies’ maturity regarding the industrialisation of IT services to users and demonstrated how virtualization and cloud computing are included as part of their infrastructure modernisation model. IDC assessed this evolution on two major axes: virtualization and service industrialisation/automation level.


[1] An IDC white paper “Virtualisation and Cloud: to the industrialization of IT services”, June 2011. White paper results based on a survey sponsored by Accenture, VMware and EMC conducted in February and March 2011 among more than 80+ French companies.
 
July 21, 2011

Pierre Nanterme Assumes CEO Role at Accenture; William Green Continues as Chairman

Pierre Nanterme Assumes CEO Role at Accenture; William Green Continues as Chairman

NEW YORK; Jan. 1, 2011 – Pierre Nanterme has assumed the role of chief executive officer of Accenture, effective today.  Accenture announced in October that Mr. Nanterme would become chief executive officer on Jan. 1, succeeding William D. Green.  Mr. Green, who has been CEO since September 2004 and assumed the additional role of chairman in September 2006, will remain as chairman. 

January 01, 2011