The power to lead your digital transformation

The business environment has never been more competitive. To succeed, organisations need the insight and expertise to deliver what customers and employees expect from them in the digital world. 

That’s precisely what Avanade provides. A joint venture between Accenture and Microsoft, we have the right perspective, and the right tools, to lead your digital transformation.

“Avanade is Accenture’s engine for innovation and solutions with Microsoft. Whether improving customer experiences with artificial intelligence or addressing the unique needs of industries, we partner closely with Avanade to deliver cloud to edge solutions and services that maximise the value and impact that customers realise from their Microsoft investments.”

Takuya Hirano Vice President, Global Alliances and Systems Integrators Partners at Microsoft

A proven partnership for the digital era

Formed in 2000 by Accenture and Microsoft, Avanade combines the best in strategy and technology to help clients unlock more value from their IT – and from their business. Since our founding, Avanade has become the leader in the Microsoft services marketplace, with more than 38,000 highly skilled professionals, helping thousands of clients envision and realise their business goals.

In early 2019, Accenture and Microsoft Corp., in conjunction with Avanade, launched the Accenture Microsoft Business Group, powered by Avanade. The new group elevates the longstanding strategic alliance, expanding combined service capabilities, global scale and joint solution development to help clients overcome disruption and lead transformation in their industries:

  1. Expanding our unparalleled experience – We drive some of the most successful ongoing transformations in business, serving multiple industries with diverse uses of technology.
  2. Creating innovation that empowers industry – We create new ways to help our clients achieve digital business outcomes.
  3. Growing our global scale – We bring together more than 52,000 dedicated professionals with new joint products and services built on the Microsoft cloud, enabling clients to engage customers in new ways, empower employees, reimagine operations and invent new products and services.

With proven methodologies, deep expertise and leading-edge technology, we can help you maximize cloud platforms, mobile applications, social media and big data securely to transform the way you do business.


Power of Our Partnership: Retail Edition

Accenture, Avanade and Microsoft’s retail leaders share the power of the Accenture Microsoft Business Group partnership.

Digital expertise

Firms that engage the right partner for their digital transformation achieve better results, faster and for less cost. 

That’s where Avanade comes in. We have the largest community of Microsoft-skilled experts in the world, and more than 32,000 Microsoft certifications. We’re the partner of choice for Microsoft Azure, recommended deployment partner for Microsoft 365 and consistently recognised for our Microsoft Dynamics 365 capabilities.

And we’re continually innovating at the Accenture Technology Labs, Microsoft Technology Centers and Accenture and Avanade Digital Showcase at Microsoft. We can show you exactly what’s possible when business insight and technology come together. And we can show you the future. Our early adopter programs give you access to next-generation Microsoft technologies. 

Together Accenture, Avanade and Microsoft have won countless accolades. But the most powerful evidence of what we’re capable of – and what we’re most proud of – is the success of our clients.

Just the facts

  • 65,000 Microsoft-trained professionals in Accenture and Avanade
  • 60,000+ certification on Microsoft technology
  • 32, 500+ projects across 5,500 clients worldwide
  • 100+ Microsoft partner awards
  • 2023 Microsoft Global Sytems Integrator (GSI) Partner of the Year Award
  • 2023 Dynamics 365 Sales & Marketing Partner of the Year
  • 2023 Low Code Application Development Partner of the Year
  • 2023 Automotive, Mobility & Transport Partner of the Year
  • 2023 Customer Experience Partner of the Year
  • 2023 Germany Country Partner of the Year
  • 2023 Greece Country Partner of the Year
  • 2023 France Country Partner of the Year
  • 2023 Malaysia Country Partner of the Year
  • 2023 Portugal Country Partner of the Year
  • 2023 Singapore Country Partner of the Year
  • 2023 Singapore - Industry - Financial Services Partner of the Year
  • 2023 Japan - Energy & Resources Partner of the Year
  • 2023 UK Country Partner of the Year
  • 2023 Denmark - Azure Core - Cloud Infrastructure Partner of the Year
  • 2023 Finland Global System Integrator Partner of the Year
  • 2023 APAC Data & AI Partner of the Year
  • 2023 APAC Infrastructure Partner of the Year
  • 2023 Finalists in Retail & Consumer Goods, Dynamics 365 Finance Partner, Dynamics 365 Services Partner, Security Compliance and Business Intellignce Partner of the Year
  • All 6 Solutions Partner Designations and the 7th coveted Microsoft CloudBadge
  • 17 Microsoft Specialisations
  • 18-time winner of Microsoft Partner of the Year

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