Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired Innotec Security, a Madrid, Spain-based privately held company specializing in cybersecurity-as-a-service, cyber resilience and cyber risk management, expanding its capabilities and footprint in Spain.
The amount of the deal was not disclosed.
The acquisition further expands Accenture’s ability to provide clients with much-needed cybersecurity skills and expertise.
Led by CEO Félix Muñoz, Innotec Security provides a range of cybersecurity services, including threat simulation, detection, response and incident management, cyber intelligence, infrastructure and application security, cyber risk assessment, and security consulting. The company’s clients include large organizations operating in Spain across sectors such as financial services, energy, logistics, healthcare, transportation and the public sector.
The acquisition of Innotec Security—which also has a presence in Barcelona, Seville and the Basque Country—will add 500 cybersecurity professionals to Accenture Security’s workforce of 20,000 professionals globally, making Accenture Security one of the top managed security services (MSS) players in Spain.