Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired Apis Group, a Canberra, Australia-based consultancy with deep industry expertise providing strategic advisory, digital design and delivery services to government organisations.
The amount of the deal was not disclosed.
This acquisition will bring additional capacity and further strengthen Accenture’s services to government and health clients in Australia.
Founded in 1999, Apis Group works with some of Australia’s largest federal public service organisations, providing strategic advisory services, project management, business and digital design services. The diverse team of more than 120 professionals has extensive experience working on service delivery reform initiatives, including social services, health, aged care, education, employment and environment sectors, with a track record of helping government shape and deliver major transformation programs.
This deal follows other acquisitions by Accenture in Australia over the past year, including those of:
– cybersecurity and technology company BCT Solutions in June 2019;
– big data and analytics company Analytics8 in August 2019, and
– PrimeQ, an Oracle software-as-a-service cloud implementation service provider, in December 2018.