M&A Activity

Accenture Acquires N3 to Expand AI/ML Capabilities; Manish Sharma, Jeff Laue Quoted

Manish Sharma

Accenture has entered an agreement to acquire N3, a tech-driven sales and demand-generation firm, which will add approximately 2,200 employees to Accenture globally, as well as artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) capabilities, Accenture reported on Tuesday. Financial terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. With the purchase of N3, Accenture will acquire the company’s model of specialized sales talent across complex areas.

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KBR Signs Alliance Agreement with Johnson Matthey to License Ammonia-Methanol Process; Doug Kelly, John Gordon Quoted

Doug Kelly

KBR and Johnson Matthey (JM) have signed an alliance agreement to license an ammonia-methanol co-production process that will merge the companies’ ammonia and methanol technologies. KBR will integrate its proprietary PURIFIER ammonia process with JM's methanol process. KBR's ammonia technology and JM's methanol technology are rooted in a long history, deep experience, continuous improvements and leading-edge performance. 

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Intelligent Waves Partners with Wire to Advance Government Solutions; Tony Lam, John Hammes Quoted

Intelligent Waves

Intelligent Waves has entered into a value-added reseller (VAR) partnership with Wire to customize Intelligent Waves’ IT solutions with Wire’s platform, including end-to-end encrypted messenger, voice, video conference calls and file sharing for federal government agencies with mission-critical security requirements. Wire has assured that all agency intelligence, sensitive files and other information remain solely in the hands of the government departments.

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Accenture Makes Strategic Investment in InCountry to Advance Cloud Platform; Tom Lounibos Quoted

Accenture

Accenture Ventures has anncouned that it made a strategic investment in InCountry, a data residency-as-a-service platform provider, Accenture reported on Tuesday. With the investment, Accenture plans to leverage the InCountry solution within its myNav cloud platform, as part of its sovereign cloud module. The terms of the equity investment were not disclosed.

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Accenture Acquires Organize Cloud Labs to Expand IT Capabilities; Paulo Ossamu, Leandro Torres Quoted

Paulo Ossamu

Accenture has acquired Organize Cloud Labs, a Brazil-based company operating as ServiceNow’s first Elite partner in Latin America, to strengthen Accenture’s information technology (IT) capabilities, cloud strategy, migration, implementation and management.

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Exclusive: EverWatch Acquires BrainTrust; John Hillen Quoted

John Hillen, CEO of EverWatch

EverWatch announced on Monday that the national security services provider has acquired BrainTrust Holdings, a leading provider of innovative technology solutions to the intelligence and defense communities, for an undisclosed sum to further expand technical service offerings and contract pursuits in the intelligence sector.

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Accenture Closes Acquisition of PLM Systems; Nigel Stacey, Andrea Ruscica Quoted

Nigel Stacey

Accenture has completed the acquisition of PLM Systems, a boutique systems integrator. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Accenture announced the acquisition of PLM Systems in May 2020, noting that the company would expand Accenture’s product data in design, engineering and manufacturing for its customers. 

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Raytheon Missiles & Defense Enters JV with RAFAEL to Develop Defense Systems; Sam Deneke, BG Pini Yungman Quoted

Sam Deneke

Raytheon Missiles & Defense and RAFAEL Advanced Defense Systems, an Israeli-based defense technology company, have entered a joint venture to establish an Iron Dome Weapon System production facility in the United States, Raytheon Technologies reported on Monday

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BAE Systems Completes $1.9B Acquisition of Raytheon Technologies’ GPS Business; John Watkins, Greg Wild Quoted

BAE Systems

BAE Systems has completed its $1.93 billion acquisition of the Collins Aerospace Military Global Positioning System (GPS) business from Raytheon Technologies, adding new experience, technology and installed base of products to the company. “Today marks the culmination of a tremendous team effort, and we are extremely proud to welcome the Military GPS employees to our company,” said John Watkins

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