Accenture to Acquire CLIMB, Enhancing Technology Services in Japan

Accenture has announced its acquisition of CLIMB, a technology services provider renowned for its expertise in system integration and IT infrastructure management, particularly in Gunma Prefecture, Japan. This strategic move reflects Accenture's commitment to bolstering its capabilities in the region and empowering global organizations to navigate technology transformations effectively. CLIMB's specialized skills will expedite the delivery of application and infrastructure modernization services, facilitating digital transformation initiatives for financial institutions and government agencies.

CLIMB, established in 1989, has cultivated a reputation for excellence in developing core banking systems and managing IT infrastructure for diverse sectors, including financial institutions, manufacturers, and government agencies. With approximately 200 skilled engineers proficient in cloud technologies and application management services, CLIMB's integration into Accenture Technology will further strengthen Accenture's presence in Japan. The acquisition aligns with Accenture's vision to invest in regional talent and drive sustainable growth, as emphasized by Atsushi Egawa, Accenture's leader in Japan, and Osamu Kanai, CLIMB's President, who prioritize employee happiness and aim to contribute to the advancement of the local ICT industry.

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