Accenture PLC

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An Irish consulting and professional services firm. Manages hiring process for US Customs and Border Protection Services (CBP) and provides operational support for Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE).

Accenture PLC, headquartered in Dublin, Ireland, is a global management consulting and professional services firm that provides strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations services. The company’s sales in 2017 were $34.9 billion, it employs  approximately 425,000 people and has offices and operations in more than 200 cities in 53 countries.

Its Public Service industry group brought in almost $3.8 Billion in 2017, or over 10% of the net revenue of the company that year, mainly due to contracts with defense departments and military forces; police forces and border management agencies, and justice departments. Its work in North America has accounted for almost 47% of its revenues in 2017. Accenture’s contracts with the U.S. federal government are delivered through Accenture Federal Services, and totalled over $2.2 Billion in revenues during 2017. Between 2009 and 2018, Accenture has worked with the U.S. Department of the Army under the U.S. Department of Defense on contracts worth $1.18 billion.

Accenture provides hiring services to the US Customs and Border Protection Agency (CBP) and supports its “data centers,” information technology centers designed to track and monitor immigrant populations. In 2017, Accenture Federal Services was contracted to help with hiring new border patrol agents and awarded a contract for $297 million and up to $603 million for five years. That same year, the company was awarded a $307 million contract to support CBP data center services at three different locations.

Additionally, Accenture Federal Services holds a 4-year contract, from 2015 to 2019, with U.S Immigrations and Customs Enforcement (ICE), for $60 million, to provide the Office of Information Technology Division with data center planning and technical support.

This profile was last updated on
4 October 2018