Accenture Boosts Digital Platform Deployment Capabilities with Acquisition of Assets from ThinkTank

DENVER; May 4, 2021 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) announced that it is acquiring assets from ThinkTank, a Denver-based digital engagement technology company. ThinkTank’s cloud-based, intelligent stakeholder engagement platform assets and team will join Accenture’s Intelligent Platform Services group, strengthening Accenture’s capabilities and resources to help clients quickly and effectively deploy and adopt enterprise software applications. Terms of the transaction are not being disclosed.
May 04, 2021

Accenture Acquires Electro 80 to Help Resources Companies Modernise Operations and Become More Efficient

PERTH, Australia; May 3, 2021 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired Electro 80, a leading provider of operational technology (OT) for resources clients in Australia, including mining, energy, engineering, construction and utilities companies. The acquisition expands Accenture’s local digital OT capabilities, which help asset-intensive companies make manufacturing and production operations safer and more efficient. The acquisition also strengthens Accenture’s local capabilities for Industry X, which helps clients digitise their manufacturing, operations and engineering.
May 03, 2021

Accenture Named a Leader in Everest Group’s Veeva PEAK Services Matrix Assessment 2021

NEW YORK; May 3, 2021 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been named a leader in Everest Group’s Veeva PEAK Services Matrix® Assessment 2021 report.
May 03, 2021

Digital Dollar Project to Launch Pilot Programs to Explore Designs and Uses of a U.S. Central Bank Digital Currency

WASHINGTON, D.C.; May 3, 2021 – The Digital Dollar Project (DDP) will launch at least five pilot programs over the next 12 months with interested stakeholders and DDP participants to measure the value of and inform the future design of a U.S. central bank digital currency (CBDC), or “digital dollar.”
May 03, 2021

Accenture to Strengthen Oracle Capabilities in the Middle East with AppsPro Acquisition

RIYADH; May 3, 2021 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has entered into an agreement to acquire AppsPro in Saudi Arabia, one of the leading Oracle Cloud implementation service providers in the region. The acquisition further bolsters Accenture’s robust Oracle Cloud capabilities globally, with the aim of delivering additional value to clients in the Middle East on their journeys to the cloud. The financial terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.
May 03, 2021

Accenture Accelerates Mankind Pharma’s Digital Transformation with Data-Driven Cloud Platform

NEW DELHI; May 3, 2021 – Mankind Pharma, the fourth largest pharmaceutical manufacturing company headquartered in India, has collaborated with Accenture (NYSE: ACN) to accelerate its digital transformation journey to become an intelligent enterprise, improving business agility, performance, and operational efficiency.
May 03, 2021

Global Gaming Industry Value Now Exceeds $300 Billion, New Accenture Report Finds

NEW YORK; Apr. 29, 2021 – In a new report, Accenture (NYSE: ACN) estimates that the full value of the gaming industry now exceeds $300 billion, more than the combined markets for movies and music, driven by a surge in mobile gaming and an emphasis on social interaction during the COVID-19 pandemic.
April 29, 2021

Accenture Announces Intent to Acquire Openminded, France-Based Cybersecurity Services Company

PARIS; April 29, 2021 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has entered into an agreement to acquire Openminded, a France-based cybersecurity services company that provides advisory, cloud & infrastructure security, cyber defense, and managed security services. Financial terms of the transaction are not being disclosed.
April 29, 2021

Leading Companies That Scaled Technology Innovation During COVID-19 are Growing Revenue Five Times Faster Than Lagging Adopters

NEW YORK; April 28, 2021 – Leading companies that amplified their technology investments during the COVID-19 pandemic have significantly extended their growth advantage over competitors, according to new research from Accenture (NYSE: ACN). The research reveals that technology has undeniably become indispensable to business success and directly enables companies to not only survive, but even thrive during one of the most disruptive times in history.
April 28, 2021

Accenture Positioned as a Leader in IDC MarketScapes for Worldwide Supply Chain Ecosystem Services including Oracle and SAP

NEW YORK; April 27, 2021 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been named a leader in three IDC MarketScape supply chain vendor assessments — IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Supply Chain Oracle Ecosystems 2021, IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Supply Chain SAP Ecosystems 2021 and IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Supply Chain All Other Ecosystems 2021* — for its transformative approach to creating resilient and agile customer-centric supply chains and delivering value through long-term ecosystem relationships.
April 27, 2021