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Accenture Closes Acquisition of Openminded Cybersecurity Services to Accelerate Growth in Europe
Thursday 22 July 2021

Irish professional services company Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has closed the acquisition of France-based cybersecurity services provider Openminded, to strengthen Accenture Security's presence and capabilities in France and accelerate Accenture's growth in Europe, the company said.

Financial terms of the transaction are not being disclosed.

Once completed, the acquisition would bring approximately 100 cybersecurity professionals to Accenture Security's workforce of nearly 7,000 professionals globally and extend Accenture's cybersecurity presence and capabilities in France and in Europe.

Powered by a security operations centre, Openminded helps clients anticipate and reduce cybersecurity risks, rapidly detect and respond to cyber incidents, and implement best practices in regulatory compliance.

Accenture is a global professional services company with capabilities in digital, cloud and security. Accenture Security is a provider of end-to-end cybersecurity services, including advanced cyber defense, applied cybersecurity solutions and managed security operations.

Openminded provides advisory, cloud and infrastructure security, cyber defense, and managed security services.
Date Published: 22/07/2021