Accenture completes acquisition of umlaut
New York and Aachen, Germany; Oct. 1, 2021 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has completed the acquisition of umlaut, an engineering consulting and services firm headquartered in Aachen, Germany. Terms of the transaction, which Accenture announced on June 14, were not disclosed.
The move significantly scales Accenture’s deep engineering capabilities to help companies use digital technologies like cloud, artificial intelligence and 5G to transform how they design, engineer and manufacture their products as well as embed sustainability. umlaut adds more than 4,200 industry-leading engineers and consultants across 17 countries to Accenture’s Industry X services and expands the company’s capabilities across a range of industries, including automotive, aerospace & defense, telecommunications, energy and utilities.
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Accenture Industry X embeds intelligence in how clients run factories and plants, as well as design and engineer connected products and services—making manufacturing and operations more efficient, effective and safe; enabling companies to transform how they make things, and the things they make, for sustainable growth.
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