We help organizations maximize their performance and achieve their vision.
We develop and implement technology solutions to improve our clients’ productivity and efficiency—and may run parts of their operations on their behalf. Ultimately, we enable our clients to become high-performance businesses and governments.
Our businesses include:
Is where we shape our clients’ future… combining deep business insights with the understanding of how technology will impact industry and business models. We operate at the intersection of business and technology, bringing together our capabilities in business, technology, operations and function strategy to help our clients envision and execute industry-specific strategies that support enterprise-wide transformation.
Comprises the people who work in our five operating groups: Communications, Media & Technology, Financial Services, Health & Public Service, Products and Resources. They are industry experts with the insights and capabilities to help transform the world’s leading companies. Accenture Consulting orchestrates and brings together the best of Accenture from across the organization, and has primary responsibility for building and sustaining long-term client relationships.
Combines our capabilities in digital marketing, analytics and mobility to help clients unleash the power of digital to transform their businesses. We help clients use digital technologies to deliver more meaningful and relevant customer experiences across all channels and customer segments, as well as to create new products and business models and to optimize the efficiency and effectiveness of their internal operations.
It comprises two primary areas:
Technology Services, which includes global delivery capabilities as well as application services—spanning systems integration and application outsourcing
Technology Innovation, which includes the R&D activities in our Accenture Labs and the management of our alliance relationships across the ecosystem.
Accenture Operations provides business process services, infrastructure services, security services and cloud services, including the Accenture Cloud Platform. We transform, build and operate IT infrastructure and business processes on behalf of clients to help improve their productivity and performance.
Accenture is uniquely differentiated in the marketplace through our…
Trusted client relationships
Trusted client relationships:
We operate at the heart of our clients’ businesses, helping address their most complex, mission-critical issues. We serve more than three-quarters of the Fortune Global 500 and 94 of the Fortune Global 100. We are proud that 98 of our top 100 clients have been clients for at least 10 years.
We are known for the depth of our knowledge across more than 40 industries, and more than half of Accenture people have certified industry skills or are aligned with a specific industry. We provide flexible and scalable end-to-end business services that address the business and performance issues unique to a given industry—or for specific enterprise functions across industries.
We have a broad global footprint aligned around three geographic regions—North America, Europe and Growth Markets—and serve clients in more than 120 countries. We are both extremely global, serving our clients consistently anywhere they operate, and extremely local, bringing local execution and market relevance.
As the largest independent technology services provider, we have a privileged position in the ecosystem and are the #1 partner of many key players, including SAP, Oracle, Microsoft, HP and Salesforce.com. The scale and scope of our Global Delivery Network are unmatched, with 285,000 people working from more than 50 delivery centers and at client sites around the world.
We run Accenture itself as a high-performance business. We manage our operations with rigor and discipline to increase our efficiency and enhance our competitiveness, so that we can continue to achieve our ultimate goal of delivering sustainable, profitable growth over the long term.
Over the last three years (fiscal 2014 to fiscal 2016), we invested about $2.5 billion of capital in acquisitions to enhance our capabilities, and we will continue to use targeted acquisitions to scale more rapidly in key growth areas.
We are also investing aggressively in talent to attract, develop and retain the specialized skills we need to be relevant to our clients’ changing needs. In fiscal 2015, we invested $841 million in training and professional development and hired about 100,000 people, including thousands with deep expertise such as PhDs, data scientists, web developers, digital marketers and big data specialists.
Everything we do to execute our strategy and deliver our vision comes to life through our approximately 384,000 people, all connected by the Accenture Way.
The Accenture Way is how we do things, how we innovate, collaborate, operate and deliver value. It’s how we interact with our clients—and each other. From giving back to the communities where we work and live, to inspiring our people, to serving our clients and creating value for our shareholders—in everything we do, we deliver high performance.