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Accenture PLC (ACN.N)

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18 Jan 2019
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Accenture Chairman & CEO Pierre Nanterme Steps Down For Health Reasons
Friday, 11 Jan 2019 08:00am EST 

Jan 11 (Reuters) - Accenture PLC ::ACCENTURE CHAIRMAN & CEO PIERRE NANTERME STEPS DOWN FOR HEALTH REASONS; DAVID ROWLAND APPOINTED INTERIM CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER; MARGE MAGNER NAMED NON-EXECUTIVE CHAIR.DAVID ROWLAND APPOINTED INTERIM CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER; MARGE MAGNER NAMED NON-EXECUTIVE CHAIR.MARGE MAGNER NAMED NON-EXECUTIVE CHAIR.NANTERME WILL CONTINUE AT ACCENTURE AS ADVISOR TO CEO..APPOINTED KC MCCLURE, WHO CURRENTLY LEADS ACCENTURE'S FINANCE OPERATIONS, AS CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER.IN HER NEW ROLE, KC MCCLURE WILL JOIN ACCENTURE'S GLOBAL MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE.MOST RECENTLY, MCCLURE LED FINANCE OPERATIONS ACROSS ENTIRETY OF ACCENTURE'S BUSINESS.ACCENTURE - EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY, CHAIRMAN AND CEO PIERRE NANTERME HAS STEPPED DOWN FOR HEALTH REASONS THAT WERE PREVIOUSLY DISCLOSED IN JULY 2016..ACCENTURE - NO CHANGE TO BUSINESS OUTLOOK FOR Q2 AND FULL FISCAL YEAR 2019 THAT COMPANY PROVIDED AS PART OF ITS Q1 FISCAL 2019 EARNINGS ANNOUNCEMENT.Q2 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $1.57, REVENUE VIEW $10.30 BILLION -- REFINITIV IBES DATA.FY2019 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $7.23, REVENUE VIEW $42.91 BILLION -- REFINITIV IBES DATA.  Full Article

Accenture To Acquire Knowledgent
Thursday, 20 Dec 2018 04:35pm EST 

Dec 20 (Reuters) - Accenture PLC ::ACCENTURE TO ACQUIRE KNOWLEDGENT TO AMPLIFY CAPABILITIES THAT HELP BUSINESSES TRANSFORM INTO DATA-POWERED INTELLIGENT ENTERPRISES.ACCENTURE PLC - TERMS OF TRANSACTION WERE NOT DISCLOSED..  Full Article

Accenture Chosen By Bombardier To Help Streamline Procurement Processes And Reduce Costs For Indirect Goods And Services
Thursday, 20 Dec 2018 09:34am EST 

Dec 20 (Reuters) - Accenture PLC ::ACCENTURE CHOSEN BY BOMBARDIER TO HELP STREAMLINE PROCUREMENT PROCESSES AND REDUCE COSTS FOR INDIRECT GOODS AND SERVICES.ACCENTURE PLC - OBJECTIVE OF INITIATIVE WITH BOMBARDIER IS TO GENERATE MILLIONS OF DOLLARS IN "SUSTAINABLE" SAVINGS OVER NEXT FIVE YEARS.  Full Article

Accenture Acquires Primeq
Monday, 10 Dec 2018 04:29pm EST 

Dec 10 (Reuters) - Accenture PLC ::ACCENTURE ACQUIRES PRIMEQ, FURTHER STRENGTHENING ITS DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION CAPABILITIES ON ORACLE CLOUD.ACCENTURE PLC - ACQUIRED PRIMEQ, ONE OF AUSTRALIA'S AND NEW ZEALAND'S ORACLE SOFTWARE AS A SERVICE (SAAS) CLOUD IMPLEMENTATION SERVICE PROVIDERS.  Full Article

Accenture Acquires U.S.-Based Intrigo Systems
Monday, 5 Nov 2018 01:32pm EST 

Nov 5 (Reuters) - Accenture PLC ::ACCENTURE ACQUIRES INTRIGO SYSTEMS, EXPANDS ITS CAPABILITIES IN DIGITAL SUPPLY CHAINS.ACCENTURE PLC - TERMS OF TRANSACTION WERE NOT DISCLOSED..  Full Article

Accenture And Merck Collaborate With Amazon Web Services To Launch A Research Platform To Drive Innovation In Drug Discovery And Scientific Research
Monday, 17 Sep 2018 08:29am EDT 

Sept 17 (Reuters) - Accenture PLC ::ACCENTURE AND MERCK COLLABORATE WITH AMAZON WEB SERVICES TO LAUNCH A RESEARCH PLATFORM TO DRIVE INNOVATION IN DRUG DISCOVERY AND SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH.ACCENTURE PLC - MERCK IS COLLABORATING WITH ACCENTURE ON LAUNCH AND WILL BE FIRST PHARMACEUTICAL COMPANY TO USE PLATFORM.ACCENTURE PLC - NEW RESEARCH PLATFORM IS BEING DEVELOPED BY MERCK AND ACCENTURE.ACCENTURE PLC - PLATFORM WILL ALLOW RESEARCHERS TO QUICKLY AGGREGATE, ACCESS AND ANALYZE RESEARCH DATA FROM MULTIPLE APPLICATIONS.ACCENTURE PLC - PLATFORM IS BUILT ON AWS.  Full Article

SAP And Accenture To Build And Deploy Extended Planning Solutions On SAP S/4HANA
Tuesday, 20 Mar 2018 08:23am EDT 

March 20 (Reuters) - SAP SE ::ACCENTURE AND SAP TO BUILD AND DEPLOY EXTENDED PLANNING SOLUTIONS ON SAP S/4HANA.  Full Article

Accenture Invests In Software Provider Upskill
Tuesday, 6 Mar 2018 04:59am EST 

March 6 (Reuters) - Accenture Plc ::ACCENTURE INVESTS IN ENTERPRISE AUGMENTED REALITY SOFTWARE PROVIDER UPSKILL.ACCENTURE PLC - TERMS OF TRANSACTION WERE NOT DISCLOSED..ACCENTURE PLC - MADE MINORITY INVESTMENT IN UPSKILL, A PROVIDER OF ENTERPRISE SOFTWARE FOR AUGMENTED REALITY DEVICES IN INDUSTRIAL SETTINGS.  Full Article

Accenture Appoints Ahmed Etman As Managing Director, Security For Canada
Monday, 26 Feb 2018 08:02am EST 

Feb 26 (Reuters) - Accenture Plc ::ACCENTURE APPOINTS AHMED ETMAN AS MANAGING DIRECTOR, SECURITY FOR CANADA.  Full Article

Accenture Agrees To Acquire Mackevision
Wednesday, 10 Jan 2018 03:59am EST 

Jan 10 (Reuters) - Accenture Plc ::ACCENTURE AGREES TO ACQUIRE MACKEVISION, A LEADING PRODUCER OF COMPUTER-GENERATED IMAGERY AND IMMERSIVE CONTENT.  Full Article

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Accenture CEO steps down due to health reasons

Accenture Plc's Chief Executive Officer Pierre Nanterme is stepping down due to health reasons, the consulting and outsourcing company said on Friday.