The Digital Dollar Project Names 22 New Advisory Group Members

WASHINGTON; March 26, 2020 – The Digital Dollar Project today announced its first advisory group members, who will help guide the framework for practical steps that could be taken to establish a U.S. Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC).
March 26, 2020

Accenture and SAP Launch Upstream Oil and Gas Solution to Help Streamline Processes and Costs

NEW YORK and WALLDORF, Germany; March 17, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and SAP have launched a co-developed solution for upstream oil and gas companies  based on SAP S/4HANA® Cloud. Using intelligent technologies such as artificial intelligence (AI), the SAP S/4HANA Cloud solution for upstream oil and gas helps clients to further increase visibility into operations and cash flow.
March 20, 2020

Accenture to Acquire ESR Labs to Help Automotive Companies Drive Greater Value from Software

NEW YORK and MUNICH; Mar. 10, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has agreed to acquire ESR Labs, a Munich-based company that develops embedded software for leading German car brands and suppliers. The acquisition will expand Accenture’s capabilities to help its automotive clients drive greater value from software.
March 10, 2020

Accenture Acquires Context Information Security, a UK-Based Cybersecurity Consultancy

LONDON and NEW YORK; March 6, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired Context Information Security, a leading cyber defense consultancy, previously owned by parent company Babcock International Group. Financial terms were not disclosed.
March 06, 2020

Accenture Brings on Silicon Valley Entrepreneur Tom Lounibos to Lead Accenture Ventures

NEW YORK; March 5, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has appointed veteran Silicon Valley entrepreneur Tom Lounibos to lead Accenture Ventures as its new Managing Director.
March 05, 2020

Microsoft and Accenture Collaborate to Help Entrepreneurs Amplify Social Impact

GURGAON, India; Mar. 4, 2020 – Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) and Accenture (NYSE: ACN) are teaming to help deepen the reach of entrepreneurs and start-ups that are focused on social impact and sustainability. The joint initiative will provide hands-on support and technologies to social enterprises, helping them to build scalable solutions and business models that can lead to more tangible and lasting benefits for a greater number of people around the world.
March 04, 2020

Accenture Completes Acquisition of Mudano, Enhancing Its Analytics and Data Transformation Services to Financial Services Firms in the UK

LONDON; Feb. 28, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has completed its acquisition of Mudano, a strategic data consultancy to U.K. financial services firms.
February 28, 2020

Accenture Acquires Boutique Australian Consultancy AlphaBeta Advisors, Bolstering Analytics-led Strategy Services

SYDNEY, Australia; Feb. 27, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired AlphaBeta Advisors, a privately held Australian consultancy that combines business strategy, data analytics and econometrics to advise leading organisations on how to respond to profound technological, economic and social change. This acquisition will enable Accenture to expand its analytics-led Strategy capabilities in market.
February 27, 2020

Accenture Opens Innovation Hub in Pune

PUNE, India; Feb. 26, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today opened its third Innovation Hub in India, expanding its innovation capabilities for clients. The Accenture Innovation Hub in Pune provides an immersive environment for clients to co-innovate with Accenture experts in a variety of industries and across a range of advanced technologies, including extended reality, artificial intelligence, the internet of things, blockchain and quantum computing, among others.
February 26, 2020

Eight in 10 Businesses Believe Impact of 5G Will Be Significant But Security Concerns Persist, Accenture Study Finds

NEW YORK; Feb. 25, 2020 – Businesses believe that 5G will be the most revolutionary network evolution yet but still have concerns about the technology’s security, according to the results of a global study from Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
February 25, 2020