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Accenture (formerly known as Andersen Consulting) is a provider of strategy, consulting, interactive, technology, and operations services with digital capabilities. The company operates in five segments: Communications, Media & Technology, Financial Services, Health & Public Service, Products, and Resources. The Communications, Media & Technology segment helps communications, media, high tech, and software and platform companies accelerate and deliver digital transformation. The Financial Services segment serves the banking, capital markets, and insurance industries. The Health & Public Service segment offers consulting services and digital solutions to healthcare payers and providers, as well as government departments and agencies, public service organizations, educational institutions, and non-profit organizations. The Products segment delivers distribution, sales and marketing, research and development, manufacturing, finance, human resources, procurement, and supply chain digital solutions. The Resources segment helps organizations to develop and execute strategies, improve operations, manage change initiatives, and integrate digital technologies.
TypePublic
Founded1989
HQDublin, IE
Websiteaccenture.com
Employee Ratings4
Overall CultureA+

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Feb 2021)537,000(+5%)
Job Openings21,244
Revenue (FY, 2020)$44.3 B(+3%)
Share Price (May 2021)$291.5
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at Accenture

Julie Sweet

Julie Sweet

Chief Executive Officer
Paul Daugherty

Paul Daugherty

Group Chief Executive, Technology & Chief Technology Officer
Manish Sharma

Manish Sharma

Group Chief Executive, Operations​
Brian Whipple

Brian Whipple

Group Chief Executive, Interactive
Annette Rippert

Annette Rippert

Group Chief Executive, Strategy & Consulting
Christy Pambianchi

Christy Pambianchi

Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer – Verizon
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Accenture Office Locations

Accenture has offices in Dublin, Albany, Annapolis, Annapolis Junction and in 229 other locations
Dublin, IE (HQ)
1 Grand Canal Quay, Grand Canal Dock
Dublin, IE
3, Grand Canal Plaza, Grand Canal Street Upper, Grand Canal Dock
Dublin, IE
7 Hanover Quay, Dublin Docklands
Buenos Aires, AR
24 de Noviembre 2120
Buenos Aires, AR
Av. Independencia 4250
La Plata, AR
Diagonal 80 942
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Accenture Financials and Metrics

Accenture Revenue

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Accenture's revenue was reported to be $44.33 b in FY, 2020 which is a 2.6% increase from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (Q2, 2021)

12.1b

Gross profit (Q2, 2021)

3.6b

Gross profit margin (Q2, 2021), %

29.7%

Net income (Q2, 2021)

1.5b

EBIT (Q2, 2021)

1.7b

Market capitalization (7-May-2021)

185.3b

Closing stock price (7-May-2021)

291.5

Cash (28-Feb-2021)

9.2b

EV

179.6b
Accenture's current market capitalization is $185.3 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

41.6b43.2b44.3b

Revenue growth, %

13%4%3%

Cost of goods sold

29.2b29.9b30.4b

Gross profit

12.4b13.3b14.0b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021

Revenue

10.1b10.1b10.8b10.6b10.5b11.1b11.4b11.1b11.0b11.8b12.1b

Cost of goods sold

7.0b7.2b7.5b7.3b7.4b7.6b7.7b7.8b7.5b7.9b8.5b

Gross profit

3.1b2.8b3.3b3.3b3.1b3.5b3.6b3.4b3.5b3.9b3.6b

Gross profit Margin, %

30%28%31%31%29%32%32%30%32%33%30%
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

5.1b6.1b8.4b

Accounts Receivable

5.0b8.1b7.8b

Current Assets

13.6b15.5b17.7b

PP&E

1.3b1.4b1.5b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021

Cash

3.7b3.6b3.9b4.4b4.5b4.8b5.8b5.4b6.4b8.6b9.2b

Accounts Receivable

5.0b5.0b5.0b7.5b7.6b8.1b8.6b8.5b8.3b8.5b8.7b

Current Assets

12.3b12.3b12.3b13.5b13.8b14.1b15.6b15.4b16.1b18.6b19.6b

PP&E

1.2b1.2b1.2b1.2b1.3b1.3b1.4b1.4b1.4b1.5b1.5b
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

4.2b4.8b5.2b

Depreciation and Amortization

926.8m892.8m1.8b

Accounts Payable

(168.0m)177.2m(359.7m)

Cash From Operating Activities

6.0b6.6b8.2b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021

Net Income

1.2b2.1b3.2b1.3b2.4b3.7b1.4b2.6b3.9b1.5b3.0b

Depreciation and Amortization

232.6m453.3m691.7m211.7m431.3m652.6m399.5m841.6m728.8m466.2m926.0m

Accounts Payable

(220.0m)(179.4m)(132.6m)(14.5m)28.7m94.1m(61.9m)(121.0m)(245.7m)148.5m364.5m

Cash From Operating Activities

1.0b1.9b3.9b1.0b2.4b4.5b786.9m2.3b5.1b1.6b4.1b
USDQ1, 2018

Financial Leverage

2.3 x
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Accenture Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
PolluxApril 11, 2021
Imaginea IncMarch 12, 2021
WoloxJanuary 18, 2021
Real ProtectJanuary 11, 2021
OlikkaNovember 30, 2020
End-to-End AnalyticsNovember 23, 2020
ArcaNovember 20, 2020
OpusLineOctober 27, 2020
EnimbosOctober 26, 2020
AvenaiOctober 07, 2020
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Accenture Revenue Breakdown

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Accenture revenue breakdown by business segment: 14.9% from Resources, 27.7% from Products, 18.1% from Health & Public Service, 19.2% from Financial Services, 20.0% from Communications, Media & Technology and 0.0% from Other

Accenture revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 20.2% from Growth Markets, 32.5% from Europe and 47.3% from North America

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Accenture Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

96/100

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Accenture Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

60-79

out of 100

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Accenture Online and Social Media Presence

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Accenture Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    A+

    81/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    83/100

  • Compensation

    A-

    77/100

  • Diversity

    A

    78/100

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Accenture News and Updates

Jaguar Land Rover Eyes Increased Digitization With Accenture Hire

British carmaker Jaguar Land Rover will aim to digitize its marketing by appointing Accenture to work alongside Spark44, its in-house creative agency

Accenture Announces Acquisition Of Assets From ThinkTank

Accenture (ACN) said the company is acquiring assets from ThinkTank, a cloud-enabled SaaS business based in Denver, Colorado. ThinkTank's cloud-based, intelligent stakeholder engagement platform assets and team will join Accenture's Intelligent Platform Services group. Terms of the deal were not dis…

Accenture Invests in Cybersecurity Startup Prevailion to Give Clients Advanced Warning of Breaches

Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has made a strategic investment, through Accenture Ventures, in Prevailion, a next-generation cyber intelligence company that provides clients with expansive visibility into malware across their organization and supply chains with early detection of advanced threats through adv…

Accenture Appoints Jill Kramer as Chief Marketing & Communications Officer as of June 1, 2021

Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today announced that Amy Fuller, chief marketing & communications officer, will retire from the company at the end of the fiscal year, Aug. 31, 2021. Jill Kramer, currently global head of brand, will succeed Fuller effective June 1, 2021, and will become a member of the com…

Accenture pledges $25 million for pandemic relief efforts in India

This is in addition to the company's ongoing investments in people and communities, Rekha M Menon, Chairperson and Senior Managing Director of Accenture in India, said in a blog post on LinkedIn.

Accenture to provide funding for five Digital Dollar Project pilots

Today the Digital Dollar Project announced its intention to launch five central bank digital currency (CBDC) pilot programs within the next twelve months. The Project is a private initiative launched in January 2020 by former Chair of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) J.
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Accenture Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Accenture founded?

    Accenture was founded in 1989.

  • Who are Accenture key executives?

    Accenture's key executives are Julie Sweet, Paul Daugherty and Manish Sharma.

  • How many employees does Accenture have?

    Accenture has 537,000 employees.

  • What is Accenture revenue?

    Latest Accenture annual revenue is $44.3 b.

  • What is Accenture revenue per employee?

    Latest Accenture revenue per employee is $82.5 k.

  • Who are Accenture competitors?

    Competitors of Accenture include CGI, Atos and KPMG.

  • Where is Accenture headquarters?

    Accenture headquarters is located at 1 Grand Canal Quay, Grand Canal Dock, Dublin.

  • Where are Accenture offices?

    Accenture has offices in Dublin, Albany, Annapolis, Annapolis Junction and in 229 other locations.

  • How many offices does Accenture have?

    Accenture has 317 offices.