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Accenture Acquires AI, Data Science Consultancy End-to-End Analytics

Accenture is acquiring End-to-End Analytics, a boutique analytics and data science consultancy based in Palo Alto, California, with additional offices in Brazil. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.

This is M&A deal number 486 that ChannelE2E has tracked so far in 2020. Find a full list of M&A deals here.

End-to-End Analytics, founded in 2005, has roughly 70 employees who specialize in artificial intelligence, machine learning, data and analytics strategies. The team will tuck into Accenture’s Applied Intelligence practice, enhancing how the company serves clients across

The company's vertical market expertise spans the high tech, retail, industrial, automotive and consumer goods industries. Key areas of focus include supply chain, forecasting, trade promotion, pricing, marketing, and customer analytics.

Accenture has made multiple analytics-focused acquisitions in recent months. Example deals include Analytics8 in AustraliaPragsis Bidoop in SpainClarity Insights in North AmericaMudano in the UKByte Prophecy in India, and Sentelis in France.

Related: Here's a complete list of Accenture acquisitions since 2019.

Accenture Acquires End-to-End Analytics: Executive Perspectives

In a prepared statement about the deal, Sanjeev Vohra, global lead for Accenture Applied Intelligence, said:

“Over the past year, our focus on strategic acquisitions has enabled us to enhance how we serve clients in the analytics, data, and AI space. By adding End-to-End Analytics to Accenture Applied Intelligence, we look forward to scaling their unique approach to data science blended with our functional consulting practice to help our clients navigate the pace of change and gain more business value from their data and AI investments.”

Added Saleem Janmohamed, senior managing director and U.S. West market unit lead, Accenture:

“Our clients are relying on Accenture’s broad technology expertise and human ingenuity to drive business transformation at speed powered by deep analytics and insight. Together, End-to-End Analytics and Accenture will bring clients industry and functional depth, unmatched AI and analytics capabilities and a proven track record of delivering business results."

Concluded Colin Kessinger, managing partner, End-to-End Analytics:

“We’re proud of the growth we’ve achieved and results we’ve delivered for clients over the past 15 years and appreciate all of the great clients that shared our journey. Joining Accenture will enable us to scale the impact of our work with an even broader client base, give our people new opportunities to grow their careers, and deepen the bench of valuable skills at the company.”

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