Accenture’s Acquisition of Clarity Insights

Holland & Knight advised Clarity Insights on the deal.

Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has completed the acquisition of U.S.- based data consultancy Clarity Insights.

The addition of Clarity Insights further enhances Accenture’s ability to help enterprise clients scale AI, and bolsters its critical skills and capabilities in strategic, high-growth areas of the market. The acquisition will also add 350 employees to Accenture’s applied intelligence business.

Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations.

Headquartered in Chicago, with additional locations throughout the United States, Clarity Insights is a provider of data science and artificial intelligence/machine learning engineering capabilities for large enterprises, and a strategic partner to clients across a range of industries, particularly healthcare, financial services and insurance.

The Holland & Knight team representing Clarity Insights was led by Partners Eric Wechselblatt (Picture) and Valarie Ney, and included Associates Matthew Goldfarb, Francesco Salpietro and Ariel Stevenson. They were assisted by Partners Gary Schoenbrun, Claudia Hinsch, Phillip Schreiber, Shannon Hartsfield and Elizabeth Burkhard and Associate Betsy Luxenberg.

Involved fees earner: Elizabeth Burkhard – Holland & Knight; Matthew Goldfar – Holland & Knight; Shannon Hartsfield – Holland & Knight; Claudia Hinsch – Holland & Knight; Betsy Luxenberg – Holland & Knight; Valarie Ney – Holland & Knight; Francesco Salpietro – Holland & Knight; Gary Schoenbrun – Holland & Knight; Phillip Schreiber – Holland & Knight; Ariel Stevenson – Holland & Knight; Eric Wechselblatt – Holland & Knight;

Law Firms: Holland & Knight;

Clients: Clarity Insights;

Author: Ambrogio Visconti