Accenture Helps AXA Streamline Finance Function in Europe
Accenture (NYSE: ACN) is helping AXA, one of the world's leading
insurers, streamline its finance function across its European
operations. The program has been implemented in France, Italy, Ireland,
Portugal, Spain and the UK, and is expected to be implemented in Germany
and Switzerland by early 2013 and in Belgium by early 2014.
Under the multi-year technology and management consulting agreement,
which began in 2009, Accenture is helping AXA develop and implement a
common finance and reporting information technology (IT) system based on
SAP® solutions. Accenture is also providing management consulting
services that help AXA design and implement centralized finance and
accounting (F&A) processes, including accounts payable, accounts
receivable, month-end close and balance sheet reconciliations.