March 29, 2019
Accenture Interactive Completes Acquisition of Danish Creative Agency Hjaltelin Stahl
COPENHAGEN; March 29, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has completed its acquisition of Hjaltelin Stahl, a leading Danish creative agency, known for its ability to create unique and consistent cross-media experiences for its clients. The award-winning Copenhagen-based agency is now part of Accenture Interactive, boosting its capabilities as an experience agency in the Nordic countries and beyond.
The acquisition was previously announced on March 5. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
Hjaltelin Stahl, founded in 2003, is one of Denmark’s largest agencies and was voted the best agency in Denmark in 2019 for the fourth consecutive year by more than 750 marketing leaders in the annual MyImage survey. The agency employs approximately 150 creatives, visual designers, producers, technologists and communication consultants specializing in advertising, branding, film production, social and marketing automation.
“With the addition of Hjaltelin Stahl to Accenture Interactive we significantly strengthen our ability to design, build and run the best customer experiences for our clients in Denmark and beyond,” said Christian Dam, managing director of Accenture Interactive for Denmark. “Hjaltelin Stahl’s team and their proven capabilities complement and enhance our presence in Denmark and other Nordic countries.”
In becoming part of Accenture Interactive, Hjaltelin Stahl gains access to a scalable set of capabilities across design and innovation, content, marketing, and commerce experience platforms, and the ability to take advantage of Accenture Interactive’s deep industry experience and global scale.
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Accenture Interactive helps the world’s leading brands transform their customer experiences across the entire customer journey. Through our connected offerings in design, marketing, content and commerce, we create new ways to win in today’s experience-led economy. Accenture Interactive is ranked the world’s largest digital agency in the latest Ad Age Agency Report, for the third year in a row, and was named a 2019 Most Innovative Company in advertising by Fast Company. To learn more, follow us @AccentureACTIVE and visit www.accentureinteractive.com.
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