Category Archives: Deal Spotlight

 

Market Spotlight – Accenture Acquires Intrepid Pursuits

On June 28, 2017, Accenture plc (NYSE:ACN) (“Accenture”), a global provider of consulting, technology, and outsourcing services, acquired Intrepid Pursuits, a privately held mobile design and development firm, for an undisclosed amount. Intrepid will be integrated with Accenture Digital, expanding … Continue reading

Market Spotlight – Tech Mahindra Acquires HCI Group

On March 7, 2017, Tech Mahindra Limited (NSEI:TECHM) (“Tech Mahindra”) signed a definitive agreement to acquire CJS Solutions Group, LLC, (aka ”The HCI Group”), a leading healthcare information technology consulting company. The deal values The HCI Group at an enterprise … Continue reading

Accenture Goes Deeper into IoT and Connected Products

The IoT sector is rapidly evolving and acquirers recognize M&A is a more efficient growth strategy than building the capability organically.  Accenture has been on a digital acquisition spree over the last four years. While a number of other IT … Continue reading

Market Spotlight – Gartner to Acquire CEB

With 2016 in very recent memory, the world is still quaking from the effects of countless events: Brexit, the US election, rising concerns about global international relations, to name a few. Where there is uncertainty, providers of research, data, and … Continue reading

Deal Spotlight – LDiscovery Acquires Kroll Ontrack

Clearly LDiscovery’s CEO, Chris Weiler, wasn’t joking around when he told the Washington Post in January 2016 that the Company, “..will look at acquisitions and be a little more aggressive.” Backed by Carlyle’s deep pockets, LDiscovery was able to pursue … Continue reading

Wipro Acquires Appirio – A Game Changer

Last week, Wipro announced its largest acquisition in history – $500 million for cloud integration firm, Appirio.  This acquisition is the second bold blockbuster purchase by Wipro this year; they bought HealthPlan Services in February for $460 million. View the … Continue reading

Deal Spotlight – Special Counsel Acquires D4

Another eDiscovery provider is acquired by one of the largest legal staffing firms in the US. Special Counsel, Inc. (“Special Counsel”), a provider of eDiscovery and legal staffing services, announced its acquisition of D4, LLC (“D4” or the “Company”), a provider of … Continue reading

Accenture Acquires DayNine, Marking One Final Step Toward Complete Consolidation of the Original Workday Boutiques

It was announced last week that Accenture will acquire DayNine Consulting, one of the leading global Workday (NYSE: WDAY) services boutique partners. The deal not only represents another move by Accenture to become one of the top enterprise cloud services … Continue reading

Deal Spotlight – Accenture Acquires Kurt Salmon

As the retail industry’s business and operating models are evolving due to digital disruption, the demand for strategy consulting services in this industry should continue to grow. Kurt Salmon’s niche capabilities, particularly in the increasingly competitive retail space, enhance Accenture’s … Continue reading

Deal Spotlight – NewQuest Acquires Integreon

Integreon, Inc. changes ownership and is poised to execute an aggressive M&A strategy with its new financial sponsor, NewQuest Capital Partners. View the Deal Profile – NewQuest Acquires Integreon