Accenture Acquires Leadership and Talent Consultancy Cirrus to Support C-Suite Transformations

LONDON; Mar. 1, 2021 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired Cirrus, a UK headquartered leadership and talent consultancy. Cirrus joins Accenture’s Talent & Organization / Human Potential team and strengthens its development and coaching capabilities for leaders seeking business transformation. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
March 1, 2021

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

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

London Demand for Skills in Emerging Technology Threatens to Create ‘North-South’ Talent Divide, Accenture finds

New analysis of the UK’s jobs market by Accenture has found there are currently 422,000 UK-based professionals with skills in emerging technologies such as data analytics, artificial intelligence, blockchain, extended reality and quantum computing.
August 22, 2019

UK’s C-Suite Must Engage an Emerging Powerful Group of Stakeholders with a New Approach to Leadership, Accenture Study Finds

An emerging supergroup of employees and consumers in the UK is adding intense pressure to already challenged C-suite leaders who are navigating tough economic, technological and geo-political environments – further threatening company growth, a new Accenture study finds. 
June 5, 2019

CFOs Play a Major Role in Digital Investment Decisions Across the Enterprise

Chief Financial Officers (CFO) are playing a critical role in driving digital disruption across the organization, according to new research from Accenture.
September 12, 2018