Accenture Completes Acquisition of Gekko

PARIS; June 2, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has completed its acquisition of Gekko, a leading French Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud services company. Terms of the transaction, which was announced on April 20, were not disclosed.
June 02, 2020

Accenture Positioned as a Leader in IDC MarketScape for Worldwide Cloud Professional Services 2020

NEW YORK; June 1, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been positioned as a Leader in the IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Cloud Professional Services 2020 Vendor Assessment.* 
June 01, 2020

Accenture to Acquire PLM Systems to Help Industrial Companies Make Best Use of Product Data in Design, Engineering and Manufacturing

MILAN; May 19, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) in Italy has entered into an agreement to acquire Turin-based boutique systems integrator PLM Systems. The acquisition will expand Accenture’s capabilities to help clients improve how they generate, manage and benefit from product data in design, engineering and manufacturing.
May 19, 2020

Accenture Acquires Byte Prophecy to Enhance AI and Digital Analytics Capabilities in Emerging Markets

AHMEDABAD, India; May 18, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired Byte Prophecy, an automated insights and big data analytics company based in Ahmedabad, India, to meet the growing demand for enterprise-scale AI and digital analytics solutions across the region.
May 18, 2020

Utility Industry Executives Say Rising Severe Weather from Climate Change Threatens Grid Operations and Increases Need for Resilience, According to Accenture Research

NEW YORK; May 14, 2020 – More than nine in 10 executives (95%) believe that climate change due to greenhouse gas emissions has been a contributing factor to increased extreme weather events that their electricity networks have experienced over the past 10 years, according to new research from Accenture (NYSE: ACN). In addition, 90% believe an expected rise in severe weather poses an increased financial risk to their grid businesses.
May 14, 2020

Accenture Acquires Callisto Integration to Help Clients Make Manufacturing More Efficient and Flexible

NEW YORK and TORONTO; May 5, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired Callisto Integration (“Callisto”), a Canada-based provider of consulting and technology services. The company provides digital manufacturing services to large companies in the food and beverage, chemicals, utilities and other industries. The acquisition expands Accenture’s capabilities to help clients in North America ensure the timely production of orders, increase their yield and enhance the quality of their products.

May 05, 2020

Accenture Completes Acquisition of Broadcom’s Symantec Cyber Security Services Business

NEW YORK; April 30, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has completed its acquisition of the Symantec Cyber Security Services business from Broadcom Inc. (NASDAQ: AVGO).
April 30, 2020

Accenture Announces Intent to Acquire French Amazon Web Services (AWS) Consultancy Gekko, Bolstering Cloud Innovation for Global Enterprises

PARIS; April 20, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has agreed to acquire Gekko, a leading French Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud services company. The acquisition would expand Accenture’s AWS resources in France to support enterprise migrations and development on cloud platforms, which has become the foundation for innovation and business transformation.
April 20, 2020

Accenture and Springboard Enterprises Expand Collaboration to Increase Opportunities for Women Entrepreneurs

NEW YORK; April 15, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Springboard Enterprises, a network of influencers, investors and innovators dedicated to building high growth companies led by women, are expanding their alliance to bring complementary people and capabilities together to increase opportunities for female entrepreneurs.
April 15, 2020

People + Work Connect Brings Together Leading Companies to Keep People Employed During COVID-19 Crisis

NEW YORK; April 14, 2020 – As unemployment surpasses record highs due to COVID-19, a group of leading companies from multiple industries has formed People + Work Connect, an employer-to-employer initiative that brings together companies laying off or furloughing people with those companies in urgent need of workers. There is no cost for employers to join and participate.  
April 14, 2020