April 27, 2015
Accenture Expands Duck Creek Global Alliance Partner Program as Deloitte Consulting LLP Becomes Newest Property & Casualty Insurance Software Implementation Services Partner
CHICAGO; Apr 27, 2015 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has added Deloitte Consulting LLP as the newest member of the Accenture Duck Creek Global Alliance Partner Program. The exclusive program is comprised of 24 members across three partner categories – Delivery, Solution, and Technology – that play a key role in providing complementary software services and solutions to insurers of all sizes. As a delivery partner, Deloitte Consulting LLP now offers transformation implementation, systems integration, maintenance and upgrade services related to the Accenture Duck Creek Suite. This was announced at Accenture Duck Creek’s premier property and casualty (P&C) insurance software event, FORMATION15.
“Our network of alliances is essential to delivering successful solutions to our clients and we are thrilled to welcome Deloitte Consulting LLP as our newest member,” said Mike Jackowski, global managing director, Accenture Duck Creek. “As a leader in providing actuarial, business and technology consulting services, we value their experience and the service options they offer to insurers that want to transition to a comprehensive core insurance system that better supports their business.”
“Collaborating with Accenture Duck Creek allows us to combine their modern event-architecture and product configuration capability with our insurance acumen and extensive network to meet the needs of property and casualty insurers of any size, for any line,” said Neal Baumann, principal, Deloitte Consulting LLP, and Insurance Sector leader. “We look forward to the new opportunities this collaboration will bring to our clients.”
The Accenture Duck Creek Global Alliance Partner Program was established to provide insurers with access to a network of business, integration, and implementation services that offer the following benefits:
- Trained and certified resources that ensure comprehensive product knowledge and delivery consistency
- Use of numerous third-party project accelerators and pre-configured capabilities that streamline the deployment process
- Field-tested service methodologies that incorporate industry implementation best practices to reduce system integration time, risk, and costs
Accenture is a global management consulting, technology services and outsourcing company, with approximately 323,000 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.
Accenture Duck Creek is a software suite offering comprehensive, full-featured property & casualty insurance software and SaaS solutions. Its configurable solutions are designed to work as a full end-to-end suite or as individual standalone components that adapt quickly and seamlessly to handle the unique needs of insurers of all sizes. Duck Creek software enables carriers to make better decisions in a real-time environment, streamline operations and improve their level of customer service. For more information, visit www.accenture.com/duckcreek.
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