February 16, 2016

Accenture Receives Five Partner Excellence Awards from SAP

Accenture Receives Five Partner Excellence Awards from SAP
 
NEW YORK; Feb 16, 2016 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) received numerous SAP® Partner Excellence Awards, which recognize top-performing partners that have made outstanding contributions to driving customers’ digital transformation. Recipients of this year’s awards have been – in partnership with SAP – helping customers adopt innovation easily, gain results rapidly, grow sustainably and run more simply with SAP solutions. Accenture won the following awards:
  • SAP APJ Partner Excellence Award 2016 for SAP S/4HANA – First to Go Live – Service Partner (first customer deployment of SAP Business Suite 4 SAP HANA® in the Asia Pacific Japan region)
  • SAP APJ Partner Excellence Award 2016 for Partner Managed Cloud
  • SAP EMEA/MEE Partner Excellence Award 2016 for On-Premise Business Services (Europe, Middle East and Africa/Middle and Eastern Europe regions)
  • SAP LAC Partner Excellence Award 2016 for Systems Integrator (Latin America region)
  • SAP North America Partner Excellence Award 2016 for SAP Hybris® Solutions (Accenture Interactive)
“From our existing Accenture and SAP Business Solutions Group to our latest collaboration on SAP S/4HANA, we are committed to using technology that can fast-track our clients’ journey to become a digital business,” said Christophe Mouille, senior managing director of SAP business, Accenture. “These awards are great recognition of how Accenture and SAP work together to architect a high-velocity enterprise that runs efficiently and meets customer demands.”
 
“SAP congratulates Accenture as the recipient of multiple SAP Partner Excellence Awards in 2016,” said Rodolpho Cardenuto, president, Global Channels & General Business, SAP. “These awards are a testament to the amazing work and value that Accenture continues to deliver. Together with our partners, we deliver simple solutions for growing companies. As we move into 2016, we look forward to continuing to support our partners to grow their opportunities with SAP and to jointly deliver value for our customers.”
 
Building on the foundation of an organization’s enterprise solution, Accenture uses disruptive technology such as in-memory and digital accelerators, including as social, mobile, analytics and cloud computing, to create high velocity enterprises that are faster, smarter, more agile and better connected.
 
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Julie Bennink
Accenture
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julie.l.bennink@accenture.com