Accenture Quietly Sells Minneapolis Software Unit for $830m



By Evan Ramstad, Star Tribune

“A Minneapolis-based unit of Accenture PLC that helped fuel the rise of low-cost airlines around the world has been sold for $830 million, one of the largest deals in Minnesota this year.

The Accenture business, called Navitaire, emerged out of technology systems created separately for Northwest Airlines and Morris Air more than two decades ago.”

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