Tag: Accenture

Accenture’s Caroline Gayle Named 2019’s Mentor of the Year by Women in Communications and Technology

Originally Published by Accenture. Accenture managing director Caroline Gayle has been named 2019’s Mentor of the Year by Women in Communications and Technology (WCT). Gayle is Technology lead in Accenture’s Financial Services practice in Canada and the company’s managing director sponsor for Corporate Citizenship in Canada. She has been mentoring…

Accenture Interactive Operations Expands Leadership Team with Addition of Two Seasoned Industry Executives

Originally Published by Accenture. Caspar Schlickum to lead Asia Pacific region; Peter Kolster Hansen to lead Next-Generation Content Services. Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has expanded the worldwide leadership team of Accenture Interactive Operations with the hiring of Caspar Schlickum as regional managing director for Asia Pacific (APAC) and Peter Kolster Hansen…

Accenture Names Athina Kanioura as Chief Analytics Officer and Global Lead of Accenture Applied Intelligence

Originally Published Accenture. Accenture has appointed Dr. Athina Kanioura chief analytics officer and global lead of Accenture Applied Intelligence, effective immediately. Dr. Kanioura succeeds Narendra Mulani who will retire from the company. Dr. Kanioura joined Accenture in 2005. An accomplished innovator and data scientist, she was a founding member of…

Accenture Completes Acquisition of Knowledgent

Originally Published by Accenture. Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has completed its acquisition of Knowledgent, a data intelligence company. The acquisition expands Accenture’s data management capabilities, helping companies become digital and intelligent by gaining deep insights into their businesses and customers. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. Knowledgent is now part…

Accenture: Study Finds Consumers Buy From Companies That Take A Stand on Issues They Care About and Ditch Those That Don't

Originally Published by Accenture. Nearly two-thirds of consumers globally (63 percent) prefer to buy goods and services from companies that stand for a shared purpose that reflects their personal values and beliefs, and are ditching those that don’t, according to new research from Accenture. The fourteenth annual Accenture Strategy Global…

Accenture: Banks Plan to Offer Open Banking Services to Commercial Customers, with Double-Digit Revenue Growth Expected

Originally Published by Accenture. Most large banks said that providing Open Banking services for their commercial clients is a key strategic initiative in their digital transformation programs, and many expect Open Banking to help them achieve double-digit revenue growth, according to a global research report by Accenture (NYSE: ACN). Open…