Accenture is a global management consulting, technology services and outsourcing company, with approximately 244,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries. Combining unparalleled experience, comprehensive capabilities across all industries and business functions, and extensive research on the world's most successful companies, Accenture collaborates with clients to help them become high-performance businesses and governments. The company generated net revenues of US$25.5 billion for the fiscal year ended Aug. 31, 2011.
Our "high performance business" strategy builds on our expertise in consulting, technology and outsourcing to help clients perform at the highest levels so they can create sustainable value for their customers and shareholders. Using our industry knowledge, service-offering expertise and technology capabilities, we identify new business and technology trends and develop solutions to help clients around the world:
- Enter new markets
- Increase revenues in existing markets
- Improve operational performance
- Deliver their products and services more effectively and efficiently
We have extensive relationships with the world's leading companies and governments and work with organizations of all sizes-including 96 of the Fortune Global 100 and more than three quarters of the Fortune Global 500. Our commitment to client satisfaction strengthens and extends our relationships.
Among the many strengths that distinguish Accenture in the marketplace are our:
- Extensive industry expertise
- Broad and evolving service offerings
- Expertise in business transformation outsourcing
- History of technology innovation and implementation, including our research and development capabilities, on which we spend approximately $300 million annually
- Commitment to the long-term development of our employees
- Proven and experienced management team
Our Core Values have shaped the culture and defined the character of our company, guiding how we behave and make decisions. Since its inception, Accenture has been governed by its core values. They shape the culture and define the character of our company. They guide how we behave and make decisions.
By enhancing our consulting and outsourcing expertise with alliances and other capabilities, we help move clients forward in every part of their business, from strategic planning to day-to-day operations. At the same time, our employees have the opportunity to be challenged with interesting work and the opportunity to expand their professional skills.