October 15, 2015

Accenture Names Marc Carrel-Billiard as Managing Director of Global Technology Research & Development

NEW YORK; Oct. 15 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today announced the appointment of Marc Carrel-Billiard as managing director of Global Technology Research & Development within Accenture Technology. In this role, Mr. Carrel-Billiard will oversee the Accenture Technology Labs, Accenture’s global technology R&D organization which explores new and emerging technologies, with locations in Silicon Valley, California; Sophia Antipolis, France; Arlington, Virginia; Beijing, China and Bangalore, India. In addition, the company plans to open a new Tech Lab in Dublin, Ireland in fiscal year 2016.
November 11, 2014

Accenture’s Digital PLM Services Recognized for Client Product and Service Innovation by CIMdata

NEW YORK; Nov. 11, 2014 – Accenture’s (NYSE: ACN) application of new technology and processes to help clients with the complexities of product innovation and development has been recognized by industry analysts CIMdata for its ability to enable customers to improve business performance.

June 17, 2014

Accenture Product Lifecycle Services Launched to Help Manufacturers Unlock Engineering Productivity and Drive Value from Digital Technologies

NEW YORK; June 17, 2014 – Accenture today announced the launch of Accenture Product Lifecycle Services (APLS), a new business service aimed at helping manufacturing clients better organize, develop and manage products and services, from idea to retirement.
May 23, 2013

Chief Financial Officers Extend Strategic Influence and See Technology As Increasingly Important, Study from Accenture and Oracle Finds

NEW YORK; REDWOOD SHORES, CA – May 23, 2013 – The role of the CFO has gained strategic influence over the past three years, according to 71 percent of CFOs, and converging technologies such as big data, cloud computing, mobile and social media are increasingly important to their ability to deliver cost savings and growth, according to a new report from Accenture (NYSE:ACN) and Oracle.
February 14, 2012

Accenture Opens New Research & Development Lab in Beijing to Develop Technology Innovations for Clients in China and Asia-Pacific Region

BEIJING; Feb. 14, 2012 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) is expanding its global research and development capabilities by opening a new R&D lab in Beijing, China.
September 26, 2011

Accenture Study Finds Shared Services Executives Accelerate C-Suite Visibility; Get Closer to Customer to Deliver End-to-End Services

MIAMI, Fla.; Sept. 26, 2011 –Executives who lead shared services organizations, designed to reduce overhead costs by consolidating administrative or support functions in areas such as finance, human resources and information technology, are increasingly accountable to the corporate C-suite, according to a new Accenture (NYSE:ACN) study released at its eleventh annual Global Shared Services Conference, which is attended by nearly 300 executives from around the world. 
August 03, 2011

Top Corporate Financial and Marketing Executives Expect Limited Pricing Power, Leading to Continued Focus on Cost and Cash Positions, Accenture Study Finds

Top Corporate Financial and Marketing Executives Expect Limited Pricing Power, Leading to Continued Focus on Cost and Cash Positions, Accenture Study Finds
NEW YORK; Aug. 3, 2011 – Expecting limited pricing power in the near future, a majority of chief financial officers (CFOs) and chief marketing officers (CMOs) are holding the reins tightly when it comes to price competitiveness and increasing costs, according to a new Accenture (NYSE: ACN) study.