Accenture Plc is an investment holding company, which engages in the provision of management consulting, technology, and outsourcing services. It operates through the following segments: Communications, Media, and Technology, Financial Services, Health and Public Service, Products, Resources and Other. The Communications, Media, and Technology segment comprises of assistance to clients for run cost-effective operations; creation of business model innovations; introduction of new products and services; and digital transformation. The Financial Services segment works with clients to address growth, cost and profitability pressures, industry consolidation, regulatory changes, and need for continuous adaptation to digital technologies. The Health and Public Service segment designs digital solutions to improve social, economic, and health outcomes for the healthcare payers and providers. The Products segment consists of consumer goods, retail, and travel services; industry group; and life sciences. The Resources segment serves the chemicals, energy, forest products, metals and mining, utilities, and related industries. The Other segment includes investment holding activities. The company was founded in 1989 and is headquartered in Dublin, Ireland.