- Published: Friday, 11 October 2013 17:32
As one of the world’s leading consulting and technology organisations, Accenture achieve amazing things for our clients every day – whether that’s increasing profits, gaining a greater market share, redefining strategies, innovating with leading-edge technologies or offering better customer experiences. We partner with more than three-quarters of the Fortune Global 500, driving innovation to improve the way the world works and lives.
We examine a client’s organisation to solve their toughest challenges, working out how best to improve it using the latest technology and digital solutions, and implement agreed actions to bring about positive, lasting and profitable change. For us, it’s not just about coming up with great ideas, it’s also about successfully delivering transformational outcomes for a demanding new digital world.
To manage the broad spectrum of challenges our clients face, our business needs to be diverse, which is why we’ve set up our organisation across five key business areas. These are Accenture Strategy; Accenture Consulting; Accenture Digital; Accenture Technology, and Accenture Operations. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries has enabled us to deliver ground-breaking solutions and new innovative technology that impacts millions of lives every day. With approximately 425,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. We have a strong Diversity & Inclusion agenda, focused on enabling our employees to be themselves and use their unique talents to make a difference in the world.
We have considerable experience of working with clients in the Education sector, including universities and public bodies, as well as charities and non-governmental organisations through our Corporate Citizenship work and Accenture Development Partnerships. We have worked with 100+ Education organisations across 25 countries, giving us a global insight that we can bring to our clients – tailored to their changing regulations, financing structures, political and economic trends and social values. Within this space, our offerings include Back Office Transformation & Cloud Based Solutions, Strategy and Consulting (From Vision to Op Model to Business Change) and Digital Innovation, including Artificial Intelligence, IoT solutions, Student Analytics and Smart Campus Concepts.
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