- Accenture (ACN) is acquiring the industrial/embedded software development and services ops of Hungarian software development/engineering services firm evopro. Terms are undisclosed. (PR)
- Accenture declares the deal will aid its clients in their industrial software development efforts, and will also strengthen its mobile software development abilities.
- Evopro operates in Germany, Hungary, Romania, and Turkey, and has 1K+ employees. The purchase is the latest in a string of acquisitions Accenture has recently made, as it looks to M&A to improve growth in the face of soft consulting demand.
- Other acquisitions: Procurian, PCO Innovation, Vivere Brasil, Acquity Group, Mortgage Cadence
at CNBC.com (Nov 18, 2014)