Africa has captured the world’s attention with its wealth of natural resources and the increased buying power of its consumers. Accenture has adopted a strategic role in supporting clients as they move into the rest of the African continent. To date, we have worked in 38 of 57 African countries. Our physical footprint covers the cardinal points of the continent, from Nigeria to Kenya and Egypt to South Africa.
In addition to Nigeria, we have permanent offices in seven African countries: Angola, Botswana, Kenya, Mauritius, Morocco, Mozambique, and South Africa, and establishments in Egypt, Ghana, Namibia, Tunisia and Zambia. In all, Accenture has a team of over 3,000 people on the ground on the continent.
We have delivered over 550 projects in Africa since 2005. Our High Performance Business (HPB) strategy involves leveraging our expertise in consulting, technology and outsourcing to help clients achieve performance at higher levels so they can create sustainable value for their customers and stakeholders. Using our industry knowledge, service-offering expertise and technology capabilities, we identify new business and technology trends and develop solutions to help clients:
Increase revenues in existing markets
Improve operational performance
Deliver their products and services more effectively and efficiently
Enter new markets
We help companies maximize their competitiveness and efficiency, whilst minimizing complications and cost. Accenture’s market approach is built on a foundation of proven industry-leading practices. We provide the full spectrum of business, technology and network solutions, as well as comprehensive outsourcing services that help our clients boost innovation, improve operational performance and grow more profitable.
We leverage more than 50 Accenture’s Global Delivery Centers around the globe to support companies on transformation programs spanning business process outsourcing (BPO) and application outsourcing (AO) to systems integration, software configuration and development services. Delivery Centers in South Africa, Mauritius and Morocco are fully integrated with Accenture’s global network, giving us the capability to rapidly source and mobilise skilled resources for large, complex projects.