Accenture in South Africa
Leading with innovation.
2022 marks the 18th year Accenture celebrates International Women’s Day – an opportunity for us to recognize the outstanding accomplishments of women around the world and engage in open, honest and meaningful conversations to further advance a culture of equality.
This year, our people around the globe are celebrating our commitments and showcasing the positive actions they’re taking to accelerate equality for all.
Accenture is committed to being a place where women can thrive and hope to work because it’s a place where everyone feels they belong.
Invested in skills development
young individuals trained and placed in jobs
people empowered. We upskilled 4 000 people and created 2 000 job opportunities in sub-Saharan Africa
We are working to transform our global economy to be more responsible. Our initiatives target the greatest benefits, focusing on skills development, socioeconomic development and enterprise development.
Accenture has achieved Level 1 B-BBEE status in FY21 for the fourth year in a row. Accenture is 30 percent black-owned and 15.9% black women-owned through equity shareholding by the broad-based fully black-owned Akha Trust.
Black-owned and 15.9% Black Woman-owned through Akha Trust
Black representation at board level
Spent on training for black employees and learners with disability in FY21.
spend with black-owned suppliers (targeting 50%)
spend with black women-owned suppliers (exceeding our 12% target)
of employees are black, of which, 30% are black female employees.
We are committed to accelerating equality for all. Discover how a culture of equality drives innovation.
Our vision is to improve the way the world works and lives to drive sustainable economic growth for our people, clients and suppliers. We take thoughtful actions to bring positive change, for today and for the future.
We’re thrilled to be recognized for our key role in moving South Africa forward. Our initiatives, like diversity programs, enterprise development and employability skills uplift many communities.
We are an environmentally conscious organization, with an environmental strategy to decrease our energy consumption by 2.9 percent and air travel emissions by 31.12 percent.
We encourage our people to volunteer and support pro bono consulting projects and grants. We work with non-profit organizations and have developed our own Accenture-led initiatives.
South African businesses stand to benefit from 5G technology. Read more.
At Accenture, we’re a diverse company of thinkers and problem-solvers—we've come together to tackle some of the most important and difficult challenges facing the world’s biggest organizations.
Top Employer Institute
Ranked #1 in South Africa.
Top Employer Institute
Ranked #2, 2021
For 12 consecutive years (2009-2020)
For 3 consecutive years (2018-2020)
Ranked #5, 2020
Included since inaugural year 2018
Accenture celebrates 50 years of service to its incredible clients in South Africa. It has been an exhilarating 50 years and we are very excited about the possibilities that the next 50 years present. With a strong new “Let there be change” purpose, Accenture is committed to achieving shared success— for all business stakeholders—ours, and our clients. Get to know our leaders who are passionately committed to transforming and building a high performing business.
As a responsible company, we are committed to conducting business with integrity. The Accenture Group supports the constitutional right of access to information, and we are committed to providing access to our records in accordance with the provisions of PAIA, the confidentiality we owe third parties and the principles of our law.