Tag: Accenture

Accenture to Acquire Symantec’s Cyber Security Services Business from Broadcom

Originally posted on Accenture.com Acquisition will make Accenture Security one of the world’s leading providers of managed security services Accenture has agreed to acquire Symantec’s Cyber Security Services business from Broadcom, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVGO). Financial terms were not disclosed. The acquisition will make Accenture Security one of the leading providers of managed…

Accenture Federal Services Wins Position on Defense Information Systems Agency Contract for Innovative Technology Solutions

Originally posted on Accenture.com Accenture Federal Services Wins Position on Defense Information Systems Agency Contract for Innovative Technology Solutions Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been awarded an indefinite-delivery, indefinite-quantity (IDIQ) contract with Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) to provide systems engineering and technology solutions that transform the way soldiers interact with…

Julie Sweet to Become Accenture’s Chief Executive Officer

Julie Sweet, the current chief executive officer of Accenture’s (no. 7 on DiversityInc’s Top 50 list) business in North America, will take over as the company’s chief executive officer Sept. 1. David Rowland, the interim chief executive officer will become executive chairman. Sweet’s current position has her leading the business…

Accenture Names Domingo Mirón Group Chief Executive — Financial Services, Succeeding Richard Lumb

Accenture has appointed Domingo Mirón as group chief executive — Financial Services, effective Sept. 1, 2019. He succeeds Richard Lumb, who will retire from the company on Aug. 31, 2019. Mirón currently serves as group operating officer for Accenture’s Financial Services operating group, with responsibility for executing the operating group’s…

Accenture Study: As Open Banking Creates New Access To Banks’ Networks, Security Among Ecosystem Partners Will Be A Concern

Accenture Banking Technology Vision 2019 finds consumer demand for customization and real-time services driving banks to adopt leading-edge technologies Originally Published by Accenture. As more markets adopt open banking — which mandates banks to open their systems to third parties — it will be increasingly critical for banks to ensure…

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Accenture Announces U.S. Innovation Challenge Winner

University of Florida team to help Feeding America address food insecurity in college communities Originally Published by Accenture. A team from the University of Florida has won this year’s U.S. Accenture Innovation Challenge and will work with Accenture (NYSE: ACN) to provide management consulting services to help the nation’s largest domestic hunger-relief organization, Feeding…

Accenture’s Research Shows “New Science” is Leading Growth While Changing the Market Dynamics of the Biopharma Industry

New Science expected to drive 54 percent of industry revenue through 2022, increase likelihood of regulatory approval of a new treatment, and raise the standard of patient care Originally Published by Accenture. The adoption of a unique combination of the best in science and health technology such as genomics, biomarkers…