Accenture Acquires UK-Based Innovation Firm Happen

LONDON and AMSTERDAM; Oct. 17, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired Happen, a privately owned innovation firm that uses proprietary methods, frameworks and digital tools to help clients generate new ideas, products and services that drive business growth. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.
October 17, 2019

New Global Research from Accenture Interactive Urges CMOs to Put People Before Data Collection to Deliver a Better Digital Advertising Experience

NEW YORK; Oct. 16, 2019 – New global research released by Accenture Interactive offers guidance to chief marketing officers (CMOs) on strategies to use data respectfully and responsibly at a time when a majority of consumers (69%) would not do business with a brand if their data usage was invasive.
October 16, 2019

Accenture Recognized as Leader in Inaugural IDC MarketScape Report for Worldwide Managed Cloud Services

NEW YORK; Oct. 15, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been positioned as a Leader in the first ever IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Managed Cloud Services 2019 Vendor Assessment (Doc # US43251618, July 2019).
October 15, 2019

Accenture Interactive Announces Intent to Acquire French Data Marketing Firm Sutter Mills

PARIS; Oct. 11, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has agreed to acquire Sutter Mills, a French firm that specializes in developing and executing data-driven marketing strategies for clients. The acquisition requires prior consultation with the relevant works councils and would be subject to customary closing conditions. Financial terms of the transaction are not disclosed.
October 11, 2019

Accenture to Acquire Nytec to Innovate Connected Experiences for Clients

NEW YORK and KIRKLAND, WA; Oct. 3, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has entered into an agreement to acquire Nytec Inc., an award-winning product innovation and engineering company.  Founded in 1975, Nytec is headquartered in Kirkland, WA, and has a team of 250 professionals.
October 03, 2019

Accenture’s Future Systems Research Reveals Companies that Excel at Scaling Technology Innovation Generate Double the Revenue Growth

NEW YORK; Oct. 2, 2019 – A vast new research survey on Future Systems from Accenture (NYSE: ACN) sheds important light on the enormous impact that technology investment and adoption have on a company’s financial performance and most notably, the mindsets and behaviors of companies that are industry leaders. The new research, titled: “Full Value. Full Stop. How to scale innovation and achieve full value with Future Systems,” provides insights on how to scale innovation and achieve full value of technology investments, builds on Accenture’s initial Future Systems report launched last year, and is based on a survey of more than 8,300 organizations across 20 industries and 20 countries. It is designed to help companies understand and close the innovation achievement gap — defined as the difference between potential and realized value from technology investments.
October 02, 2019

Accenture to Again Serve as GITEX Technology Week’s Exclusive Digital Transformation Partner

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates; Oct. 2, 2019 Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has extended its agreement with Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) to serve as the Exclusive Digital Transformation Partner of GITEX Technology Week, the biggest tech show in the MENA region and South Asia, marking the fifth consecutive year that Accenture will hold the role.
October 02, 2019

Accenture is Named a Leader in Workday Implementation Partners Evaluation by Independent Research Firm

NEW YORK; September 27, 2019Accenture (NYSE: ACN), a Workday (NASDAQ:WDAY) alliance partner, has been named a Leader in The Forrester New Wave™: Workday Implementation Partners, Q3 2019 report. Accenture received a differentiated rating, the highest score possible, in seven out of 10 criteria.
September 27, 2019

AXA XL and Accenture Partner to Provide Cybersecurity Services to AXA XL Clients

LONDON and NEW YORK; Sept. 25, 2019 – AXA XL and Accenture (NYSE: ACN) are partnering to offer global cybersecurity services to AXA XL’s underwriters, brokers and clients to strengthen their cyber capabilities to combat and recover from cyberattacks.
September 25, 2019

Accenture Appoints Martine Lapointe as Montreal Office Managing Director

TORONTO; Sept. 24, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has appointed Martine Lapointe as its Montreal office managing director in Canada, effective immediately. In this role, Lapointe will lead Accenture’s business in Quebec, focusing on leading our clients into the new and attracting top talent.
September 24, 2019