Consumers in China Shift Focus from Instant Gratification to Longer-term Value, Accenture Research Finds

BEIJING; June 6, 2022 – New research from Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has uncovered shifts in the spending patterns and expectations of Chinese consumers as the country moves into a new stage of growth.
June 06, 2022

Accenture Acquires Advocate, Expanding Technology Business Management Capabilities

NORCROSS, GA; June 6, 2022 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired Advocate Networks, LLC, a leading technology consultancy and managed services provider of Technology Business Management (TBM) solutions that help organizations create business value, achieve cost savings and modernize their technology platforms. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
June 06, 2022

Accenture Named No. 1 in Source Global Research’s Latest Global Thought Leadership Ranking

LONDON; June 6, 2022 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) announced today it was ranked number one by professional services industry data provider Source Global Research for quality of thought leadership among leading consultancy and technology firms around the globe for the second half of 2021.
June 06, 2022

Accenture Completes Acquisition of Greenfish

BRUSSELS; June 2, 2022 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has completed its acquisition of Greenfish, an independent engineering and advisory company specializing in sustainability consultancy services. Accenture had announced its intent to acquire Greenfish on April 20, 2022. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
June 02, 2022

Accenture Appoints Jack Azagury as Group Chief Executive – Strategy & Consulting

NEW YORK; June 1, 2022 ‒ Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has appointed Jack Azagury as group chief executive – Strategy & Consulting, effective today. Azagury will lead the $15 billion* Strategy & Consulting service, which includes Accenture’s leading industry, enterprise functions, applied intelligence, innovation and corporate strategy practices. A 26-year veteran of Accenture, Azagury is a member of the company’s Global Management Committee.
June 01, 2022

Human Connection and Trust Unlock Productivity, Retention and Revenue Growth, Accenture Research Finds

NEW YORK; May 24, 2022 – At a time when talent markets are in flux and businesses are still navigating the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, new research from Accenture (NYSE: ACN) reveals that only one in six people feels highly connected, in a human sense, at work — with people who work on-site feeling the least connected.
May 24, 2022

The New Face of Compliance is Adaptable, Data Rich and Tech-Driven, Accenture Report Finds

NEW YORK; May 19, 2022 – A growing global regulatory focus on consumer privacy and data protection, along with new sustainability measurement and reporting laws is furthering the importance of compliance in supporting operational and environmental resilience. Such a shift is reconfirming the vital role of the Chief Compliance Officer, according to Accenture’s (NYSE: ACN) latest global Compliance Risk Study released today.
May 19, 2022

Accenture Announces Intent to Acquire Greenfish, an Independent, Belgium-Based Sustainability Engineering and Advisory Company

BRUSSELS; April 20, 2022 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has announced its intent to acquire Greenfish, an independent engineering and advisory company specializing in sustainability consultancy services. Financial terms of the transaction are not being disclosed.
April 20, 2022

Accenture Report Finds 3.5x Revenue Growth for Companies that View Customer Service as a Value Center

NEW YORK; Feb. 28, 2022 – New research from Accenture (NYSE: ACN) reveals that companies which view customer service as a value center, rather than as a cost center, achieve 3.5X more revenue growth and these high-growth companies are spending an average of only 50 basis points more of their revenue on customer service.
February 28, 2022

Accenture Acquires Founders Intelligence to Help Corporate Executives Drive Growth from Innovation

LONDON; Nov. 16, 2021 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired Founders Intelligence, an innovation strategy consulting firm that helps large corporations to create growth by using tools, techniques and insights from technology entrepreneurs and investors. The acquisition strengthens Accenture’s capabilities to help senior executives create and scale new business models and achieve sustainable value from innovation. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.
November 16, 2021