August 01, 2018

Accenture Names Gene Reznik Chief Strategy Officer

NEW YORK; Aug. 1, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has named Gene Reznik chief strategy officer, succeeding Omar Abbosh, who the company previously announced has been appointed group chief executive – Communications, Media & Technology. These changes are effective Sept. 1, 2018.
August 01, 2018

Accenture Recognized as a Leader in IDC MarketScape’s Western Europe Digital Quality Assurance Services 2018 Vendor Assessment

NEW YORK; Aug. 1, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) is named a Leader in the IDC MarketScape: Western Europe Digital Quality Assurance Services 2018 Vendor Assessment. Of the 10 vendors analyzed, Accenture was named a leader across capabilities and strategies for its extensive digital quality assurance (QA) services it delivers to many enterprises across the region.  
August 01, 2018

Accenture Federal Services Wins Contract to Build New Data Center for Library of Congress

ARLINGTON, Va.; Aug. 1, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been awarded a contract to build a new data center for the Library of Congress – the world’s largest library – and the U.S. Copyright Office and to migrate the Library’s current data center to new hosting environments. 
August 01, 2018

Accenture Invites College Students to Innovate in the Annual ‘Accenture Innovation Challenge’

BENGALURU, India; August 1, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) is inviting applications for the Accenture Innovation Challenge, a program that encourages college students in India to tap into their innovation potential, and make a difference to businesses and society. Students pursuing graduate, under-graduate and post-graduate programs can apply in this technology innovation contest to showcase their ingenuity and technology skills.
August 01, 2018

Accenture and Kansai Electric Power Establish Joint Venture to Bring AI-Powered Analytics to the Osaka-based Japanese Utility

OSAKA; Aug. 1, 2018 – Kansai Electric Power (KEPCO) (TYO: 9503), and Accenture (NYSE: ACN) have established a joint venture (JV) in Japan, K4 Digital Co., Ltd., to help KEPCO accelerate changes in its current business processes and create new business opportunities with digital technologies such as artificial intelligence (AI), advanced analytics and the internet of things. 
July 31, 2018

Accenture Interactive Completes Acquisition of HO Communication in Greater China

SHANGHAI; July 31, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has completed its acquisition of Shanghai-based HO Communication, a full-service digital marketing agency in China with a strong portfolio of local and multinational clients. The acquisition boosts Accenture Interactive’s ability to bring its differentiated blend of digital design, marketing, content and commerce services to clients in Greater China, seamlessly and at scale. 
July 30, 2018

Eight Startups Selected for Accenture’s 2018 FinTech Innovation Lab Asia-Pacific After Record Number of Applications

HONG KONG; July 31, 2018 – Eight leading financial technology (fintech) companies have been selected for the fifth annual Fin Tech Innovation Lab Asia-Pacific, a 12-week mentorship program created by Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
July 30, 2018

Accenture Positioned as a Leader in an IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Life Sciences Research & Development Vendor Assessment on IT Outsourcing for Third Consecutive Time

NEW YORK; July 30, 2018 – For the third consecutive time, Accenture (NYSE: ACN) is positioned as a Leader in the IDC MarketScape vendor assessment covering IT outsourcing (ITO) across the life sciences research and development (R&D) industry. 
July 30, 2018

Accenture Recognized as a Leader in Worldwide SAP® Implementation Services Ecosystem in Latest IDC MarketScape Report

NEW YORK; July 30, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) is named a leader in the latest IDC MarketScape “Worldwide SAP Implementation Services Ecosystem 2018 Vendor Assessment”1. Accenture is highly rated for its next-generation tools and methodologies for SAP software implementations. Accenture also ranks with the largest market share.
July 25, 2018

Accenture and Google Cloud Launch Business Group to Deliver Intelligent Enterprise Solutions and Transform Customer Experiences

NEW YORK and MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.; July 25, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Google Cloud today launched the Accenture Google Cloud Business Group (AGBG), which will help companies use Google Cloud technology to help deliver superior customer experiences and accelerate their digital transformation journeys.