Acquisition enhances Accenture’s ability to help public-sector clients with technology transformations
OTTAWA; Nov. 13, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has completed the acquisition of Avenai, an Ottawa-based provider of consulting and technology services.
Avenai’s experienced consulting team will be bolstered by Accenture’s global reach in helping clients meet their broad ambitions. The deal enhances Accenture’s capacity to drive the digital modernization taking place across the public sector in Canada as many departments and agencies embrace change, rapidly move to the cloud, and improve services for Canadians.
Founded in 2012, Avenai has a strong reputation among government and commercial clients in Ottawa and Toronto. The firm supports key aspects of business change including strategy development, process improvement, IT-enabled business transformation, and organizational culture transformation.
Terms of the transaction, which Accenture announced on October 7, were not disclosed.
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