Less Than Half of Employees from Lower Socioeconomic Backgrounds in the U.K. Feel Included at Work, Accenture Report Finds

LONDON; May 23, 2022 – Just two in five employees from lower socioeconomic backgrounds across U.K organisations feel included in the workplace, and only half feel safe to be open about their background, according to a new report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
May 24, 2022

Accenture Completes Acquisition of Avieco

LONDON; 14 April 2022 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has completed the acquisition of Avieco, a leading U.K. sustainability consultancy. Terms of the transaction, which Accenture announced on April 8, were not disclosed.
April 14, 2022

Accenture Agrees to Acquire Avieco to Expand Sustainability Capabilities in the U.K.

LONDON; April 8, 2022 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has agreed to acquire Avieco, a leading U.K. sustainability consultancy. Upon close of the deal, the acquisition will build on Accenture’s scale and expertise in helping companies across a wide range of sectors to understand, manage and improve their sustainability performance, and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. 
April 8, 2022

Northern Cities Gain Biggest Increase in Technology Skills in the U.K., Accenture Finds

LONDON; Mar. 31, 2022 – The number of professionals with technology skills is expanding at a faster pace in the North of England than in London and the South of England, as demand for technology talent increases around the country, according to the latest U.K. Tech Talent Tracker from Accenture (NYSE: ACN).  
March 31, 2022

Accenture Helps Tokio Marine Kiln Transform Its Finance and HR Functions in the Cloud with Workday

LONDON; Jan. 11, 2022 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has collaborated with Tokio Marine Kiln (TMK), a leading international insurer, to transform its finance and human resources (HR) functions in the U.K. and Singapore by digitising and consolidating multiple systems onto Workday (NASDAQ: WDAY).
January 11, 2022

Accenture Announces Plans to Create 3,000 New Technology Jobs in the UK Over the Next Three Years

LONDON; Nov. 30, 2021 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has announced plans to boost its UK workforce by 3,000 new roles over the next three years.
November 29, 2021

Accenture Acquires Founders Intelligence to Help Corporate Executives Drive Growth from Innovation

LONDON; Nov. 16, 2021 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired Founders Intelligence, an innovation strategy consulting firm that helps large corporations to create growth by using tools, techniques and insights from technology entrepreneurs and investors. The acquisition strengthens Accenture’s capabilities to help senior executives create and scale new business models and achieve sustainable value from innovation. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.
November 16, 2021

UK Business Confidence Falls Amid Record-High Inflation Expectations, Accenture/ IHS Markit UK Business Outlook Finds

LONDON; Nov. 15, 2021. UK business confidence has fallen to its lowest level this year, amid concerns among businesses about supply challenges and inflationary pressures, according to the latest Accenture/ IHS Markit UK Business Outlook.
November 14, 2021

Accenture Acquires BCS Consulting to Strengthen its U.K. Financial Services Consulting and Technology Services Capabilities

LONDON; Oct. 28, 2021 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired BCS Consulting, a U.K. management consultancy that delivers complex business change for financial services firms. Headquartered in London, BCS Consulting’s 250 strong team joins Accenture’s U.K. Financial Services Strategy and Consulting practice. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
October 28, 2021

U.K. Households Cut Their Carbon Emissions By 33 million Tonnes Last Year, According to Accenture

LONDON, U.K; Oct. 15, 2021 – U.K. households cut their carbon emissions by an estimated 33 million tonnes in 2020 as people spent less during the pandemic, according to new research by Accenture (NYSE:ACN).
October 14, 2021