Accenture Interactive acquires Dutch Storm Digital

Accenture Interactive acquires Dutch Storm Digital

Accenture has acquired Storm Digital, a full-service digital marketing agency specialising in social, programmatic and search advertising services, for an unknown amount of money. The agency’s services help clients with solutions in the field of marketing.

The acquisition of Storm Digital strengthens Accenture Interactive’s position as an experience agency in the Dutch market and enables it to create better customer experiences. This starts with creative strategy, content creation and marketing activation up to and including the cross-media optimisation of media and campaigns. In combination with the recently acquired American company Adaptly, the acquisition of Storm Digital contributes to strengthening the capacities of Accenture Interactive Programmatic Services.

Storm Digital

Storm Digital was founded in 2006 and specialises in creating impactful digital customer experiences for leading Dutch companies and brands. It works for ABN-AMRO, Exact, KLM, Rituals and Transavia. The company’s capabilities include data collection, audience analytics, social, programmatic and search advertising services, media planning and purchasing, content creation and digital business services.

Ron Vrijmoet, Managing Director of Accenture Interactive Netherlands, states that the expertise of Storm Digital is a good addition to Accenture. CEO Viktor van der Wijk of Storm Digital shares this analysis and is pleased with the acquisition. By joining Accenture Interactive, we are enriching our team and our clients with internationally scalable digital solutions that are essential to achieving success in an increasingly demanding landscape.

Amsterdam and Groningen

The approximately ninety employees of Storm Digital work from locations in Amsterdam and Groningen. They will work for Accenture Interactive. Storm Digital serves customers in a wide range of sectors, with a specific focus on the financial services, automotive, retail and travel industries. The acquisition of Storm Digital is Accenture Interactive’s second investment in the Netherlands. In 2016, the Amsterdam-based mobile specialist Mobgen was taken over. Accenture Interactive also recently appointed three new creative industry leaders for its team in the Netherlands.

This news article was automatically translated from Dutch to give a head start. All news articles after September 1, 2019 are written in native English and NOT translated. All our background stories are written in native English as well. For more information read our launch article.