March 16, 2018

Accenture’s Montreal Office Managing Director Madeleine Chenette Named a Finalist for Les Mercuriades Awards

MONTREAL; March 16, 2018 – Accenture’s Montreal Office Managing Director Madeleine Chenette has been named a finalist for Les Mercuriades business awards, a leading business competition in Quebec organized by the Federation of Quebec Chambers of Commerce. Chenette was named a finalist in the Leadership, Woman of Exception category.
March 15, 2018

Accenture Named #1 IT Service Provider by Everest Group

NEW YORK; March 15, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been named the IT Service Provider of the Year by Everest Group, which recognizes consistent top performers across IT services PEAK Matrix™ assessments. This is the second consecutive year that Accenture has been listed in the #1 position.
March 15, 2018

Potential Benefits of Artificial Intelligence Outweigh Citizen Concerns about Responsible Use by Government, Accenture Survey Shows

ARLINGTON, Va.; March 15, 2018 – Citizens are willing to try new artificial intelligence (AI) tools for government services despite their concerns about government use of the technology, according to results of an Accenture (NYSE: ACN) multi-country survey.
March 14, 2018

Industry Consortium Successfully Tests Blockchain Solution Developed by Accenture That Could Revolutionize Ocean Shipping

NEW YORK; March 14, 2018 – A consortium comprising AB InBev, Accenture, APL, Kuehne + Nagel and a European customs organization has successfully tested a blockchain solution that can eliminate the need for printed shipping documents and save the freight and logistics industry hundreds of millions of dollars annually.
March 14, 2018

Accenture Survey Points to Untapped Opportunity for Girls to Fulfill Their Creative Aspirations with STEM Careers

LONDON; March 14, 2018 – Although the vast majority (84 percent) of young people in the U.K. believe that many jobs in the future will involve science, technology, engineering and mathematics – known as STEM – U.K. girls believe that STEM jobs lack the creativity they seek in their careers, according to results of a survey from Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
March 14, 2018

Accenture Positioned as a Leader in Magic Quadrant for SAP Application Services, Worldwide

NEW YORK; March 14, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been recognized as a Leader in Gartner Inc.’s recently published “Magic Quadrant for SAP Application Services, Worldwide1.” Accenture was positioned highest for its ability to execute and furthest to the right for its completeness of vision in the Leaders quadrant.
March 13, 2018

Accenture Appoints Vukani Mngxati Country Managing Director for South Africa

JOHANNESBURG; March 13, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has appointed Vukani Mngxati country managing director for South Africa effective May 1, with responsibility for driving Accenture’s growth strategy in sub-Sahara Africa. 
March 13, 2018

Accenture Helps Air France KLM Martinair Cargo Roll Out Enhanced Air Cargo Solution

NEW YORK; March 13, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has helped Air France KLM Martinair Cargo (AFKLMP Cargo) roll out a new software solution across its global cargo network as part of the company’s digital transformation journey. 
March 12, 2018

DHL and Accenture Unlock the Power of Blockchain in Logistics

BONN, Germany; March 12, 2018 – DHL has released a trend report in cooperation with Accenture, a leading global technology consultant, on blockchain technology’s potential to transform the logistics industry. Global supply chains are notoriously complex, with a diverse set of stakeholders, varying interests, and many third-party intermediaries – challenges that blockchain is well suited to address. The report includes initial findings on a working prototype developed by DHL and Accenture, which tracks pharmaceuticals from the point of origin to the consumer, preventing tampering and errors.
March 08, 2018

Accenture Announces Progress Toward a Gender-Balanced Workforce as Part of Its International Women’s Day Celebration

NEW YORK; March 8, 2018 – As part of its celebration of International Women’s Day, Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today announced that women now account for 41 percent of its global workforce, up from just under 40 percent in June 2017, when the company first announced its goal of achieving a gender-balanced workforce by 2025.