DUBLIN & LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Data privacy consultancy Securys is opening in Dublin, its first office outside the UK, to serve Ireland’s growth economy of local and multinational businesses, and to help deliver privacy in an increasingly data-driven world.

It is the first step in expansion plans that will see the firm opening additional offices across Europe and beyond over the next few years to serve its global customer base.

The largest specialist privacy consultancy in the UK, Securys has earned a reputation for integrating the fundamental human right to privacy into a business proposition that wins client companies a competitive edge.

Founder and Principal Ben Rapp says, “Ireland has become a European digital centre on top of its strong domestic economy. The recent expansion of the Irish regulator shows a commitment to privacy that provides the ideal climate for our key business purpose.

“We are committed to delivering a

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NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired Future State, a change management consulting firm headquartered in Oakland, CA. Future State’s 75-person team joins the Talent & Organization / Human Potential practice at Accenture, adding highly specialized expertise focused on agile business transformation.

Future State makes ideas and innovation real for clients within the life sciences, CPG and technology industries, through expert planning, intuitive communication, team coaching and empathy. This innovative approach — along with strong credentials in product development enablement, business growth and post-merger integration — add new methodologies that expand Accenture’s existing C-suite offerings. Future State, a certified B Corp, is also widely recognized for its commitment to corporate social responsibility, and was selected by B Lab as a “Best for the World Changemaker” honoree in 2019.

“As the ongoing health, economic and social crises have demonstrated, disruption is constant and companies must adapt to thrive and

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NEW YORK, Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — MediaMath, acclaimed independent advertising technology company for leading brands and agencies, today announced the expansion of its Purpose-Driven Advertising initiative via its Multicultural Marketplace. The Marketplace is designed to activate advertising spends on nearly 1,000 multicultural publishers that are either owned by or focused on building content for People of Color. The Marketplace has enabled brands and publishers such as Penguin Random House to champion diversity and align their marketing with their values.

“We have to ensure that the advertising we place reflects our values,” said Dawn Valandra, Director of Ecosystems Solutions at MediaMath. “We value these voices and these stories. We want high-quality content coming out of minority communities to thrive on the advertising-supported open internet. That isn’t going to happen by accident or without intent.”

Penguin Random House has joined MediaMath in its mission to empower brands to

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