Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired Future State, a change management consulting firm headquartered in Oakland, California.
Future State, a woman-owned and led business, helps life sciences and technology companies with planning, communication and coaching. Future State complements Accenture’s most recent Talent & Organization/Human Potential acquisition that aims to expand client offerings and create new ways to deliver value with a deep understanding of client needs and market challenges.
“As the ongoing health, economic and social crises have demonstrated, disruption is constant and companies must adapt to thrive and grow,” said Eva Sage-Gavin, global lead for Accenture’s Talent & Organization/Human Potential practice. “By adding the experience and talent of Future State, Accenture is expanding its capabilities to help clients in their business transformation journeys as they navigate a rapidly changing world.”
Shannon Adkins CEO of Future State added, “Joining Accenture enables us to scale our value proposition by unleashing the unique talents of our design-thinkers and design-doers to help more clients pursue their extraordinary visions that aim to positively impact the world.”