Accenture Federal Services Wins $341 Million Contract to Help the Department of Commerce Modernize and Consolidate Its Core Business Systems

ARLINGTON, Va.; June 15, 2020 – Accenture Federal Services (AFS), a subsidiary of Accenture (NYSE: ACN), has been awarded a $341 million contract to help the U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC) modernize its core business systems and data platform to centralize administrative functions and support real-time business decision making. The contract, under the DOC’s Business Applications Solution (BAS) program, will run for one base year, with 19 option years.
June 15, 2020

Accenture Announces Intent to Acquire Sentelis

PARIS; June 15, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has entered into an agreement to acquire Sentelis, an independent data consulting and engineering company, headquartered in France, that specializes in designing and scaling data and artificial intelligence (AI) capabilities. Sentelis would join Accenture Applied Intelligence and complement its focus on helping clients build the right data strategy and foundation to industrialize AI across their businesses.
June 15, 2020

Accenture to Acquire PLM Systems to Help Industrial Companies Make Best Use of Product Data in Design, Engineering and Manufacturing

MILAN; May 19, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) in Italy has entered into an agreement to acquire Turin-based boutique systems integrator PLM Systems. The acquisition will expand Accenture’s capabilities to help clients improve how they generate, manage and benefit from product data in design, engineering and manufacturing.
May 19, 2020

Accenture Acquires Byte Prophecy to Enhance AI and Digital Analytics Capabilities in Emerging Markets

AHMEDABAD, India; May 18, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired Byte Prophecy, an automated insights and big data analytics company based in Ahmedabad, India, to meet the growing demand for enterprise-scale AI and digital analytics solutions across the region.
May 18, 2020

Utility Industry Executives Say Rising Severe Weather from Climate Change Threatens Grid Operations and Increases Need for Resilience, According to Accenture Research

NEW YORK; May 14, 2020 – More than nine in 10 executives (95%) believe that climate change due to greenhouse gas emissions has been a contributing factor to increased extreme weather events that their electricity networks have experienced over the past 10 years, according to new research from Accenture (NYSE: ACN). In addition, 90% believe an expected rise in severe weather poses an increased financial risk to their grid businesses.
May 14, 2020

Accenture Acquires Callisto Integration to Help Clients Make Manufacturing More Efficient and Flexible

NEW YORK and TORONTO; May 5, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired Callisto Integration (“Callisto”), a Canada-based provider of consulting and technology services. The company provides digital manufacturing services to large companies in the food and beverage, chemicals, utilities and other industries. The acquisition expands Accenture’s capabilities to help clients in North America ensure the timely production of orders, increase their yield and enhance the quality of their products.

May 05, 2020

Accenture Positioned as a Leader in New IDC MarketScape Report for EMEA Service Providers for Digital Transformation Services to the Oil and Gas Industry

NEW YORK; May 4, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been positioned as a leader in the inaugural IDC MarketScape: Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) Digital Transformation Services Providers for the Oil and Gas Industry 2020 Vendor Assessment.1
May 04, 2020

Accenture Completes Acquisition of Broadcom’s Symantec Cyber Security Services Business

NEW YORK; April 30, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has completed its acquisition of the Symantec Cyber Security Services business from Broadcom Inc. (NASDAQ: AVGO).
April 30, 2020

Accenture Acquires NIKE Group to Enhance its Regtech and Compliance Capabilities for Financial Services Firms

MILAN; April 30, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired NIKE Group, an Italian consulting firm that provides regulatory technology (RegTech) services and solutions to financial services firms. Accenture announced its intent to acquire the business on April 14, 2020. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
April 30, 2020

Accenture Federal Services Wins $96 Million Task Order to Help the Department of Veterans Affairs Modernize Enterprise Service Management and IT Capabilities

ARLINGTON, Va.; April 28, 2020 – Accenture Federal Services, a subsidiary of Accenture (NYSE: ACN), has been awarded a task order to help the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) provide cutting edge, consumer-grade Information Technology (IT) and mission service experiences, to both our nation’s Veterans and the VA employees and stakeholders responsible for providing care to Veterans.
April 28, 2020