February 16, 2015

Accenture Named to List of World’s Best Outsourcing Providers by International Association of Outsourcing Professionals

NEW YORK; Feb. 16, 2015 – For the tenth consecutive year, Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been named to the 2015 Global Outsourcing 100 list by the International Association of Outsourcing Professionals (IAOP). The Global Outsourcing 100 is an annual listing of the world’s best outsourcing service providers.

The list is designed to serve as an essential reference for companies seeking new and expanded relationships with the best companies in the industry. Judging for the 2015 Global Outsourcing 100 was based on a rigorous scoring methodology that includes an independent review by a panel of IAOP customer members with extensive experience in selecting outsourcing service providers and advisors for their organizations.

"Being named to the Global Outsourcing 100 list is no easy task," said Michael Corbett, IAOP Chairman. "IAOP is pleased to recognize Accenture for their excellence and achievement."

"We are proud to be recognized by the IAOP as one of the best outsourcing providers in the world," said Mike Salvino, group chief executive of Accenture Operations. "Our consistent presence on this list is a reflection of the great work that tens of thousands of Accenture professionals from around the world do every day to help our global clients gain better business insight, deliver business outcomes and achieve greater value."

"Accenture has extensive application services capabilities in technology, advancing delivery innovation and productivity through the use of intelligent tooling and automation," said Bhaskar Ghosh, group chief executive of Accenture Technology Delivery. "Having a presence on this list since its inception ten years ago is a true testament to our ability to generate measurable business value for our clients through reliable and high quality services."

Accenture provides outsourcing services to more than 1,000 private and public sector clients across more than 40 industries.

About Accenture
Accenture is a global management consulting, technology services and outsourcing company, with more than 319,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries. Combining unparalleled experience, comprehensive capabilities across all industries and business functions, and extensive research on the world’s most successful companies, Accenture collaborates with clients to help them become high-performance businesses and governments. The company generated net revenues of US$30.0 billion for the fiscal year ended Aug. 31, 2014. Its home page is www.accenture.com.

About IAOP
IAOP is the go-to association leading the way to improve outsourcing outcomes by bringing together customers, providers and advisors in a collaborative, knowledge-based environment that promotes professional development, recognition, certification and excellence. With over 120,000 members and affiliates worldwide, IAOP is not only on top of the latest trends but in front of them. Through its expansive global chapter network, premier training and certification programs, knowledge center, member community and more, IAOP helps members learn, grow and succeed. For more information and how you can become involved, visit www.IAOP.org.

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