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Accenture plc (ACN)


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Accenture plc

1 Grand Canal Square
Grand Canal Harbour
Dublin 2
Ireland
353 1 646 2000
http://www.accenture.com

SectorTechnology
IndustryInformation Technology Services
Full-time employees411,000

Key executives

NameTitlePayExercisedAge
Mr. Pierre NantermeChairman and Chief Exec. Officer5.16MN/A58
Mr. David P. RowlandChief Financial Officer2.79MN/A56
Mr. Gianfranco CasatiGroup Chief Exec. of Growth Markets2.44MN/A58
Mr. Alexander M. Van't NoordendeGroup Chief Exec. of the Products2.62MN/A54
Ms. Julie T. Spellman SweetChief Exec. Officer of North America2.57MN/A50
Amounts are as of 31 December 2016, and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay includes salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.

Description

Accenture plc provides consulting, technology, and outsourcing services worldwide. Its Communications, Media & Technology segment provides professional services that help clients accelerate and deliver digital transformation, and enhance business results through industry-specific solutions; and serves clients in communications, electronics, high technology, media, and entertainment industries. The company’s Financial Services segment offers services that help clients enhance cost efficiency, grow their customer base, manage risk, and transform their operations; and serves clients in banking, capital markets, and insurance industries. Its Health & Public Service segment provides research-based insights and offerings, including consulting services and digital solutions to help clients deliver social, economic, and health outcomes; and serves healthcare payers and providers, as well as government departments and agencies, public service organizations, educational institutions, and non-profit organizations. The company’s Products segment helps clients enhance their performance in distribution, sales, and marketing; in research and development, and manufacturing; and in business functions, such as finance, human resources, procurement, and supply chain. This segment serves clients in consumer goods, retail, and travel services industries; automotive, freight and logistics, industrial and electrical equipment, consumer durable and heavy equipment, and construction and infrastructure management companies; and pharmaceutical, medical technology, and biotechnology companies. The company’s Resources segment enables clients to develop and implement new business strategies, improve operations, manage complex change initiatives, and integrate digital technologies; and serves clients in chemicals, energy, forest products, metals and mining, and utilities and related industries. Accenture plc was founded in 1989 and is based in Dublin, Ireland.

Corporate governance

Accenture plc’s ISS governance QualityScore as of 1 July 2017 is 2. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 3; Shareholder rights: 3; Compensation: 3.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while 10 indicates higher governance risk.