Professional services giant Accenture has acquired consultancy Workforce Insight, which offers a range of advisory, analytics and technology services for workforce management (WFM) and human capital management (HCM). Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Lakewood, CO-based Workforce Insight helps clients evaluate, implement and adopt the optimal strategy to achieve and sustain workforce operational excellence and ongoing financial performance gains. Its services include KPI definition and performance target setting, ROI forecasts, third-party data integration and custom dashboards and visualizations. The firm also helps clients enable data driven cultures and analytics adoption.
According to Accenture, the acquisition will further strengthen its own advisory and planning capabilities, providing complementary data and analytics technology solutions. As part of the deal, Workforce Insight's team of nearly 3000 professionals are joining Accenture's Workforce Management practice, part of the Intelligent Platform Services group.
Don Giffels (pictured), founder and Chief Strategy Officer of Workforce Insight, comments: 'For fifteen years, we have been dedicated to providing industry-specific, analytics-based workforce management solutions and innovative adoption approaches that. drive sustainable value. Joining Accenture enables us to scale our capabilities and deliver our services to even more clients around the world, while also offering our people exciting new opportunities for growth'.
Web sites: www.accenture.com and www.workforceinsight.com .
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