Business expansion
Latvija; Riga;
Location of affected unit(s)
Information / Communication
Computer Programming, Consultancy And Related Activities
Computer Programming, Consultancy And Related Activities
62 - Computer programming, consultancy and related activities

200 jobs
Number of planned job creations
Job creation
Announcement Date
21 November 2016
Employment effect (start)
Foreseen end date
31 August 2017


The Latvian branch of the international IT company Accenture has announced plans to recruit more than 200 new employees by August 2017. The new jobs are part of the company's plans to expand their business, according to Maksims Jegorovs, head of the Latvian branch. In the financial year 2014-2015, the company generated a turnover of €32.17 million and had a profit of €2.02 million.

Accenture is an international management consultation, IT and outsourcing company. The company employs more than 375,000 people across the world, serving customers in more than 120 countries. In Latvia, the company employs 1,000 people and was established in 2002.


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Eurofound (2016), Accenture, Business expansion in Latvia, factsheet number 89410, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/89410.