Accenture Federal Services, an Arlington, Va.-based wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture (NYSE: ACN), is to acquire Novetta, an advanced analytics company providing U.S. federal organizations with machine learning, cyber, and cloud engineering solutions.
The completion of the acquisition from global investment firm The Carlyle Group is subject to regulatory review and other customary closing conditions. The amount of the deal was not disclosed.
Novetta’s 1,300 employees — which include software developers, data scientists, and specialists in AI, machine learning, cyber, cloud, and information exploitation — will join Accenture Federal Services’ more than 10,500 employees.
Led by President and CEO Tiffanny Gates, Novetta applies insights and technologies to allow defense, intelligence, and law enforcement organizations to improve the way they use data to meet their mission and empower their workforce.
Led by CEO John Goodman, Accenture Federal Services provides clients at defense, intelligence, public safety, civilian and military health organizations, with solutions to use analytics and emerging technologies to solve problems in their fields in new ways. Accenture’s federal business has served every cabinet-level department and 30 of the largest federal organizations.