Accenture Recognized with Two 2020 Vodafone Supplier Awards

Accenture has been honoured by Vodafone with its ‘Supplier of the Year’ and ‘Outstanding Technology Provider’ awards in the 2020 Vodafone Supplier Awards. 
December 22, 2020

Improving Diversity in Workplace Could Boost UK Economy Despite COVID-19 Divide, Finds Accenture Report

LONDON, Nov. 10, 2020:  British businesses could reap huge rewards by reversing the damaging effect the pandemic has had on workplace equality, according to a new report from Accenture called ‘Who we are is how we’ll grow’.


 
November 10, 2020

Immersive Technology to Reimagine Online Shopping Experience and Increase Consumer Purchasing Confidence, According to New Accenture Interactive Report

LONDON, 30 October 2020: Consumers are at a tipping point for immersive experiences in digital commerce according to new global research from Accenture Interactive. The report reveals immersive technologies such as augmented and virtual reality and 3D content can enhance consumer purchasing confidence and increase online sales, especially critical in the build up to the festive season.
October 30, 2020

Accenture and The Alan Turing Institute Establish Strategic Partnership to Conduct AI and Data Science Research and Develop Applications

LONDON, UK; Oct. 29, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) is expanding its research collaboration with The Alan Turing Institute, the national institute for data science and AI, by committing to establish a five-year strategic partnership that will create a new data and AI engagement forum, conduct research, and develop applications.
October 29, 2020

Accenture Sets Industry-Leading Net-Zero, Waste and Water Goals

NEW YORK; Oct. 8, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today announced new commitments to sustainability — including industry-leading goals for net-zero emissions, as well as a newly created leadership role — as it moves to embed responsible business practices in all of its services and across every area of the company. Peter Lacy is also named to newly created role of Chief Responsibility Officer and Global Sustainability Services Lead
 
October 8, 2020

Accenture Names Bhaskar Ghosh Chief Strategy Officer

NEW YORK; Oct. 5, 2020 ‒ Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today announced changes to its Global Management Committee, with the appointment of a new chief strategy officer and leadership moves in its U.K. and Ireland business. 
October 5, 2020

Bank of England Selects Accenture to Renew Its Real-Time Gross Settlement Service

LONDON; July 30, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been selected to work with the Bank of England to renew the Real-Time Gross Settlement (RTGS) service to support resilience and innovation in payments and settlements in the U.K. 
July 30, 2020

Two in three businesses have no clear employee training plans

Only one in three (29%) organisations claim to have clear learning and development (L&D) plans for their employees, according to a new report, Learning and Skills at Work 2020, from the CIPD and Accenture.
June 8, 2020

U.K. Neobanks Near 20 Million Customers in 2019, but Customer and Deposit Growth Rates Slow, According to Research from Accenture

Neobanks operating in the U.K. added more than 6 million new customers in the second half of 2019, ending the year with 19.6 million customers globally, according to Accenture’s Digital Banking Tracker (NYSE: ACN).
 
February 24, 2020

Available UK Technology Roles Fall to End 2019, Accenture Finds

New analysis of the UK’s job market by Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has found that there were 52% fewer available roles listed for professionals with technology skills at the end of 2019, compared to six months earlier.
February 20, 2020