August 09, 2018

Accenture Expands Industry X.0 Capabilities with Two Acquisitions in North America

SAN FRANCISCO and COLUMBUS, OH; Aug. 9, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has made two major moves to expand its Industry X.0 practice. The company acquired hardware engineering firm Mindtribe and entered into an agreement to buy smart embedded software company Pillar Technology. The two acquisitions will significantly boost Accenture’s ability to help companies redefine smart connected software and physical products as the lines blur between the physical and digital world.
August 06, 2018

Accenture Completes Acquisition of Strategic Design Consultancy Designaffairs

KRONBERG and MUNICH; August 6, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has completed the acquisition of designaffairs, a strategic design consultancy headquartered in Germany. The acquisition, which was first announced in June, bolsters the capabilities of Accenture Industry X.0 to design smart products and services. It complements Accenture’s offerings around smart products, smart services, platforms, and new business models for the digital reinvention of industrial companies. The terms of the deal were not disclosed.
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 12, 2018

Accenture Acquires Kogentix to Help Clients Run Legacy Analytics Applications on Open Source Technologies to Get Ahead of Data Surge

NEW YORK; July 12, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired Kogentix, a company providing big data and AI services and solutions that help enterprises make better decisions with their data. Kogentix, headquartered in Schaumburg, Ill., will strengthen Accenture Applied Intelligence’s growing data engineering business, particularly in North America, as companies are increasingly looking to harness open source big data and advanced analytics technologies to identify revenue growth and cost reduction opportunities across the enterprise.
June 08, 2018

Accenture to Expand Industry X.0 Capabilities with Acquisition of Designaffairs to Create Smart Products and Services

KRONBERG and MUNICH; June 8, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has entered into an agreement to acquire designaffairs, a strategic design consultancy headquartered in Germany. The acquisition will bolster the capabilities of Accenture Industry X.0 to design smart products and services that are ready for manufacturing – complementing its offerings around smart products, smart services, platforms, and new business models for the digital reinvention of industrial companies.
May 23, 2018

Accenture Interactive Will Expand Capabilities with Acquisition of HO Communication to Deliver Connected Brand Experiences in Greater China

SHANGHAI; May 23, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has agreed to acquire Shanghai-based HO Communication, a full-service digital marketing agency in China with a strong portfolio of local and multinational clients. The acquisition will expand the ability of Accenture Interactive to bring its unique blend of digital design, marketing, content and commerce services to clients in Greater China seamlessly and at scale.  
May 08, 2018

Accenture Completes Acquisition of Oracle Cloud Specialist Certus Solutions

LONDON; May 8, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN), has completed its acquisition of Certus Solutions, one of the UK’s top Oracle Cloud implementation service providers. Certus Solutions becomes part of Accenture’s Oracle practice, further strengthening its capabilities in delivering digital transformation on Oracle Cloud.
May 07, 2018

Accenture Completes Acquisition of MXM, Bolsters Capabilities in Creative Services, Data-Led Marketing Execution, Content Strategy and Digital Marketing

NEW YORK; May 7, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has completed the acquisition of New York-based digital agency, Meredith Xcelerated Marketing (MXM), a content-focused leader in integrated marketing, cross-channel strategy development and creative execution. 
April 30, 2018

Accenture Expands Oracle Capabilities in the UK with Acquisition of Certus Solutions

LONDON; April 30, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has entered into an agreement to acquire Certus Solutions, one of the UK’s top Oracle Cloud implementation service providers. Certus Solutions will become part of Accenture’s Oracle practice, further strengthening its capabilities in delivering digital transformation on Oracle Cloud. The acquisition is subject to customary closing conditions. The terms of the deal were not disclosed.
March 29, 2018

Accenture to Acquire MXM, a Content-Powered Digital Marketing Agency

NEW YORK; March 29, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has entered into an agreement to acquire New York-based digital agency, Meredith Xcelerated Marketing (MXM), a content-focused leader in integrated marketing, cross-channel strategy development and creative execution. The acquisition will bolster the capabilities of Accenture Interactive in creative services, data-led marketing execution, content strategy and digital marketing.