Accenture has acquired Blackcomb Consultants, a specialist technology services provider to P&C insurance carriers. A Guidewire ‘Advantage’ partner, Blackcomb Consultants’ offerings include policy administration system implementations and upgrades, production support, cloud-hosted services, performance improvement, and organizational-change services. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
The deal will enhance Accenture’s capability to deliver Guidewire solutions to insurers globally to help them become “cloud-first” companies. Guidewire’s end-to-end technology platform combines digital, core analytics, and artificial intelligence capabilities across the underwriting, billing, claims, and customer relationship management functions, helping property and casualty (P&C) insurers reimagine their operations in the cloud.