National Association of Corporate Directors Nominates Accenture’s Robert Kress and Eva Sage-Gavin as 2020 Directorship 100™ Governance Professionals

NEW YORK; Aug. 27, 2020 – Accenture today announced that the National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD), the authority on boardroom practices representing more than 21,000 board members, has named Robert Kress and Eva Sage-Gavin as awardees of 2020 Directorship 100™ Governance Professionals.  Now in its 14th year, the NACD Directorship 100 recognizes leading directors and governance professionals who are honored as the most influential directors in the boardroom and leaders in the corporate governance community.
August 27, 2020

Accenture Supports Brandix in Integrating HR Functions on Single Platform

Colombo, Sri Lanka and Bangalore, India; August 27, 2020 – Accenture has helped Brandix, a leading apparel manufacturer in Sri Lanka, implement SAP® SuccessFactors® solutions to consolidate all of its human resources (HR) processes into a single technology platform.
August 27, 2020

Accenture Helps Equinor Improve Business Operations and Increase Agility with the Cloud

STAVANGER, Norway; August 20, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) is helping Equinor, an international energy company, migrate its SAP® software environment to Microsoft Azure public cloud.
August 20, 2020

Accenture Positioned as a Leader in Gartner’s 2020 Magic Quadrant for Life Insurance Policy Administration Systems, North America

 NEW YORK; Aug. 20, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been positioned as a Leader in Gartner’s “Magic Quadrant for Life Insurance Policy Administration Systems, North America*” report for the Accenture Life Insurance and Annuity Platform (ALIP). 
August 20, 2020

Accenture and Intel Support Neuromorphic Research Project to Develop Robotic Arm for Wheelchair-Bound Pediatric Patients

NEW YORK, SANTA CLARA, Calif. and RA'ANANA, Israel; Aug. 19, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Intel are supporting a neuromorphic computing research project led by the Neuro-Biomorphic Engineering Lab (NBEL) at the Open University of Israel in collaboration with ALYN Hospital, Israel’s leading pediatric and adolescent rehabilitation center. Funded by Accenture through its participation in the Intel Neuromorphic Research Community (INRC), the project is focused on developing and testing a wheelchair-mounted robotic arm to assist patients with performing daily tasks.
August 19, 2020

Accenture Federal Services Wins Position on U.S. Air Force Strategic Transformation Contract

ARLINGTON, Va.; Aug. 19, 2020 – Accenture Federal Services (AFS), a subsidiary of Accenture (NYSE: ACN), is one of eight firms awarded a position on a contract to help the U.S. Air Force manage and execute enterprise-wide transformation efforts.
August 19, 2020

RBL Bank Selects Accenture to Accelerate Its Digital Journey

RBL Bank Selects Accenture to Accelerate Its Digital Journey
MUMBAI and BANGALORE; August 18, 2020 – RBL Bank today announced that Accenture (NYSE: ACN) will transform and enhance the future readiness of the bank’s information technology (IT) systems and accelerate its digital transformation journey. The engagement will enable RBL Bank to offer next-generation banking services, enhance the resilience and scalability of its systems and business processes, and improve its operational efficiency.
August 18, 2020

Accenture and Anglo American Extend Technology Services Agreement

JOHANNESBURG; August 17, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and global mining company Anglo American have signed an agreement to extend Accenture’s role as a strategic IT services provider to 2023.
 
August 17, 2020

Accenture Acquires CreativeDrive to Help Clients Reinvent Content Creation on Digital and Commerce Channels

NEW YORK; Aug. 13, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired CreativeDrive, a global, tech-driven content production company that simplifies, automates and scales the creative asset production process. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
August 13, 2020

Accenture Named a Leader and Star Performer in IT Security Services by Analyst Firm Everest Group

NEW YORK; Aug. 13, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been named a “Leader” and emerged as one of only three “Star Performers” in information technology (IT) security services in a recent report from industry analyst Everest Group.
August 13, 2020