INFRONEER and Accenture to Collaborate on Pioneering Management Model forConstruction and Infrastructure Industry

Data-powered technologies and automation will accelerate shift to "intelligent operations”

TOKYO; April 27, 2022 – INFRONEER Holdings, a Japanese infrastructure services company, and Accenture (NYSE: ACN) have signed a partnership agreement and business process outsourcing contract to enable INFRONEER Holdings to transform its management model for the construction and infrastructure management industries. Infrastructure management industries include those that are involved in the construction and maintenance of facilities that support social services.

Under the agreement and contract, INFRONEER Holdings’ construction and infrastructure management business will introduce automation and data-powered technologies, such as SynOps, Accenture’s innovative human-machine operating engine that combines data, applied intelligence, digital technologies and talent to help organizations transform operations. The concessions business, a particular strength for INFRONEER Holdings, is covered in the scope of the project. The application of SynOps will accelerate an ongoing shift to intelligent operations, enabling dramatic operational improvements through the optimal integration of digital technology with business processes, thus realizing a new management model for the industry.

Infrastructure management is indispensable for Japan’s future growth. It is also imperative that the industry develop sustainable ways of doing business. Therefore, the two companies have also agreed to apply the extensive data and knowledge that INFRONEER Holdings has cultivated in the infrastructure management business to Accenture’s digital technologies such as AI and cloud computing. This will support the creation of a platform capable of improving sustainability across the entire industry.

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Kazunari Kibe, director representative executive officer, president and CEO of INFRONEER Holdings, said, “This initiative is an innovative step for the infrastructure and construction industries, which have lagged behind other sectors in digitization. It will serve as a benchmark for the industry as it progresses into the digital age. INFRONEER Holdings’ mission is to challenge the status quo and find innovative ideas to deliver the most suitable services to the world. We are confident that this collaboration with Accenture, a global leader in digitalization, will enable the industries to make great strides not only in Japan but around the world, creating a pillar of growth for the Japanese economy.”

Atsushi Egawa, who leads Accenture’s business in Japan, said, “We look forward to collaborating with INFRONEER Holdings to drive transformational change by promoting concessions as well as construction across these industries. By combining both companies’ deep industry knowledge and data with digital technologies such as AI and cloud computing, we will help transform INFRONEER Holdings’ management model into the most sophisticated and pioneering platform in the industry. I am confident that this initiative will contribute to a more prosperous society that will last far into the future."

About INFRONEER Holdings
Name: INFRONEER Holdings Inc.
Head office: 2-10-2 Fujimi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 102-8151 Japan
Establishment: Oct.1, 2021
Director Representative Executive Officer, President and CEO: Kazunari Kibe

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