Accenture has acquired Boston-based mobile design and development firm Intrepid. The companies didn’t disclose the terms and condition of acquisition,”expands Accenture’s capabilities in design,app development, connected device engineering,and web development in North America,strengthening its ability to help clients take the lead in an era where connected experiences the new battleground ”
“Accenture is expanding its capabilities to help organizations create engaging experiences for customers at speed and at scale” said Ankur Mathur,managing director of Accenture Digital.
Intrepid is a Boston-based mobile design company which has 150 employees and they will be part of Accenture Digital as a result of the acquisition. This the second deal done by Accenture in this month,they purchased Texas-based Informatics consultancy LabAnswer early of this month.
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Accenture bought Arismore and iDefense from VeriSign,in April,to improve government security and cyber intelligence platform.
Accenture will use this acquisition to support their transformation into an cloud service provider
Accenture PLC is a global management consulting and professional services company. It provides consulting,digital,operating services etc. The company has net revenue of $32.9 billion,with more than 400,000 employees .The company founded in 1989 as Anderson Consulting. The company headquarters is situated in Dublin,Ireland. The company has clients from 120 countries in the world.
Intrepid is an end to end digital product strategy,design and development company founded in 2010,with offices in Cambridge,MA and Union Square,NYC. Intrepid specialized in digital products.
“It has a long been our mission to build great digital experiences and bring connected devices to life for everyone,everywhere. We are thrilled to join Accenture and become part of global network of leading designers and developers who are just as driven as we are to empower people through experience-led innovation. We will be better equipped to seamlessly scale the solutions we design and build in our studio to clients around the world,expanding the impact of beautiful apps that deliver real results,”Said Kasdorf in a news release,Founder and CEO of Intrepid.