Accenture Buys Workforce Insight


Accenture (NYSE: ACN) acquired Workforce Insight, a Denver, Colorado-based workforce optimization consultancy that provides workforce management and human capital management advisory and technology services.

The amount of the deal was not disclosed.

The acquisition enhances Accenture’s workforce management capabilities and further strengthens its ability to deliver HR transformation to clients.

Founded in 2006 by Don Giffels, chief strategy officer, Workforce Insight is a UKG, Workforce Software and Workday solutions provider, allowing clients across the healthcare, manufacturing, retail and public sector industries to evaluate, implement and adopt optimal workforce strategies and technologies. Its team of nearly 300 professionals are joining Accenture’s Workforce Management practice, part of the Intelligent Platform Services group, expanding its advisory and planning capabilities, and providing complementary data and analytics technology solutions.