June 1, 2015
Technology, Consumer, Retail, E-commerce and Leisure
Brightstep sold to Accenture
Brightstep: Delivering digital commerce solutions in the Nordics
Brightstep is a digital consulting company providing services for digital and e-commerce platform selection, development, implementation and maintenance.
The Company is a global Intershop Platinum Partner, a Hybris Gold Partner and boasts one of the largest workforces of Hybris-trained professionals in the Nordics.
Through a 60+ strong team, Brightstep also delivers consulting and implementation work to clients around Adobe Marketing Cloud solutions.
Strong strategic fit between Accenture and Brightstep
Created in 2009, Accenture Interactive helps the world’s leading brands drive superior marketing performance across the full multichannel customer experience.
Brightstep’s commerce expertise fits well with Accenture’s end-to-end service offering and complements recent acquisitions in this field (incl. Fjord, Reactive Media, and Acquity).
Taking Brightstep to the next level
Following the deal, Brightstep joined Accenture to serve and develop growth opportunities with existing clients in the Nordics, together with other Accenture Digital companies, teams and services.
Brightstep also participates in developing Accenture Interactive more broadly and extend its reach and coverage in Europe.
GCA Altium acted as sole advisor to the sellers.