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Be a steward of the world’s natural resources

As the world looks towards decarbonization, mining, metals, forest products and building materials companies face increasing pressure to shift from being resource producers to resource stewards.

Natural resources now


of natural resources executives have adopted an enterprise-wide strategy to reinvent all functions and business units


of natural resources CxOs say technology is a key element of their competitiveness


of natural resources CxOs are interested in exploring the potential use of Gen AI for tasks like text generation and customer service automation


of surveyed consumers plan to buy more eco-friendly products over the next five years


of CxOs plan to increase technology spending on digital transformation/data and AI initiatives over the next 12 months

How to reinvent natural resources

Technology transformation

Unlock the value of your SAP application portfolio with intelligence

Sustainability services

Eliminate carbon by industrializing new circular economy business models

Supply chain and operations services

Gain faster time to market, leaner inventory and greater transparency

Capital projects

Upgrade existing plants and fund net zero projects

Digital Manufacturing

Rearchitect the shop floor processes and experiences

Talent & organization

Reskill, retrain and empower workers through emerging technologies

Data, Analytics & AI

Automate processes and decision-making using predictive analytics

Segments we support


Navigating a once-in-a-generation opportunity to tackle industry-wide challenges by optimizing the digital core, enabling sustainable operations and shifting from mineral producers to resource stewards.


Guiding metals companies to establish intelligent operations, reduce risk, empower workers and meet sustainability goals.

Forest Products

Embracing the circular economy and helping forest products and building material companies achieve safe and sustainable operations in a digital world.

Building Materials

Whether concrete, marble, clay or other aggregates, we help industry leaders reinvent mining, quarrying and processing of raw materials used to build a better tomorrow.

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New report: Powered for change

Decarbonizing heavy industry is crucial. If heavy industry fails to decarbonize, all other industries fail. By collaborating, industries can build confidence and accelerate net-zero goals.

Awards and recognition

Accenture named a Leader in 2023 IDC MarketScape for Mining

Accenture has been named a Leader in the IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Professional Services Firms for Mining Operational Process Optimization 2023 Vendor Assessment. This recognition is due to its scale in the industry and strong ecosystem of strategy, technology and academic partners that allows for the delivery of transformative business outcomes to #mining companies.
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Leader for SAP S/4HANA® Application Services for Fourth Year

Accenture is continually recognized as a best-in-class technology services provider by independent, third-party networks and research organizations.
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Our natural resources leaders

Dr. Bernd Elser

Senior Managing Director – Global Lead for Chemicals and Natural Resources

Marco Ribas

Managing Director – Global Mining Lead

Timothy Van Audenaerde

Managing Director – Global Metals Lead

Fredrik Engdar

Managing Director – Global Forest Products Lead