Much of Accenture’s cash flow comes from foreign sources. Foreign exchange risk abounds as currencies re-align often suddenly.
IT services is highly competitive. Many other consultancies are able to offer excellent value as well. Quite frankly it’s a bare knuckles brawl. Accenture must win the majority of street fights and skirmishes to stay on top.
References are critical. What have you done is key. Poor client outcomes regardless of client ineptitude will reflect on Accenture.
George Gutowski writes from a caveat emptor perspective.