Accenture (NYSE: ACN) is to acquire End-to-End Analytics, a Palo Alto, CA-based analytics and data science consultancy.
The amount of the deal – whose completion is subject to customary closing conditions – was not disclosed.
The acquisition builds on Accenture’s analytics, data, and AI business around the world, with recent acquisitions of Analytics8 in Australia, Pragsis Bidoop in Spain, Clarity Insights in North America, Mudano in the UK, Byte Prophecy in India, and Sentelis in France.
Founded in 2005, End-to-End Analytics brings expertise in high tech, retail, industrial, automotive and consumer goods industries, supported by a portfolio of assets and accelerators in the areas of supply chain, forecasting, trade promotion, pricing, marketing, and customer analytics.
End-to-End Analytics’ team of more than 70 professionals in Palo Alto and Brazil, who are led by Colin Kessinger, managing partner, are skilled in the development of data and analytics strategy, and the application of optimization, machine learning and AI on a broad range of technology platforms.
The firm will join Accenture’s Applied Intelligence practice, enhancing how the company serves clients across North and South America. Together, End-to-End Analytics and Accenture will bring clients industry and functional AI and analytics capabilities and a proven track record of delivering business results.