(PRWEB) August 18, 2012
Big4.com, the premier social networking forum for professionals and alumni of Accenture, Andersen, BearingPoint, Capgemini, Deloitte, Ernst & Young, KPMG and PricewaterhouseCoopers PwC reports that BP has selected Accenture (NYSE: ACN) as its global outsourcing provider of finance and accounting (F&A) services.
Big4.com also notes that Accenture will help BP consolidate its global F&A function through standardized reporting and metrics and by using advanced analytics to improve business controls and drive greater insights into the business.
Big4.com reports that Accenture and BP have worked together for some time. The companies signed their first F&A agreement in 1991.
Arthur Hanna, managing director of Accenture’s Energy industry group comments:
“BP’s decision to select Accenture reflects our continued commitment over the past two decades to helping BP achieve its business objectives,” he said. “We will continue to draw on our industry knowledge, leverage our capabilities worldwide and bring innovation to support BP’s finance function.”
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- Kristy Short