Akkodis Positioned by Everest Group as Global Leader in Connected Product Engineering Services

Everest Group recognizes Akkodis’ capabilities in multi-disciplinary connected product engineering services across engineering and design, embedded and network engineering, and connected platform engineering.

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18th of June, 2024

Zurich, Switzerland June 18, 2024 – Akkodis, a global digital engineering company and the tech business of the Adecco Group, is delighted to announce that it has been rated as a Leader in the first edition of Everest Group’s Connected Product Engineering Services PEAK Matrix® Assessment. Everest Group, a leading global research firm, conducted an analysis of 21 engineering service providers and their ability to integrate engineering and design, embedded and network engineering, and connected platform engineering capabilities.

In this study, Everest Group acknowledges the rapidly increasing demand to make physical products smarter, more connected, autonomous, and intelligent. In 2023, the total market for Connected Product Engineering Services was valued at US $27-28 billion, with connected platform engineering services accounting for 38-40% of that market. They also note that for enterprises to stay ahead of market trends in this dynamic space, they must establish a compelling partnership ecosystem to accelerate time-to-market for their innovations. 

Source: Connected Product Engineering Services PEAK Matrix® Assessment 2024

Everest Group recognized Akkodis’ ability to serve clients across the broad range of connected product engineering value chain functions including, ideation and design, product development, testing and certification and product support and maintenance. Akkodis was also highlighted for its strong go-to-market strategy leveraging industry-specific IP/carve-outs, strategic partnerships, investment in nearshore delivery, labs, and thought leadership, as well as its investments around next generation tech. 

“Akkodis is honored to be recognized by Everest Group as a global leader in Connected Product Engineering Services.” said Jan Gupta, President, Akkodis. “This evaluation reflects Akkodis’ deep commitment to helping clients solve their biggest challenges through the combined power of engineering, IT and digital; we call this Smart Industry. By leveraging digitalization — connecting everything, using data more intelligently and building smarter products and systems — we are engineering a smarter and more sustainable tomorrow.”

“Akkodis offers services across the entire value chain of connected product engineering and has strengthened its play over the years via investments in labs, talent, and a robust partner ecosystem. It places significant emphasis on enhancing value by building capabilities around product sustainability, edge intelligence, experience design, cybersecurity, connectivity (5G, wireless), and generative AI,” says Nishant Udupa, Practice Director at Everest Group. “Clients appreciate Akkodis for its domain knowledge, project management skills, innovative commercial constructs, and capabilities in next-generation technology. These factors have contributed to Akkodis emerging as a Leader in Everest Group’s Connected Product Engineering Services PEAK Matrix® Assessment 2024.”

About Akkodis

Akkodis is a global digital engineering company and Smart Industry leader. We enable clients to advance in their digital transformation with Consulting, Solutions, Talent, and Academy services. Headquartered in Switzerland and part of the Adecco Group, Akkodis is a trusted tech partner to the world’s industries. We co-create and pioneer solutions that help to solve major challenges, from accelerating the clean energy transition and green mobility, to improving user and patient centricity. Empowered by a culture of inclusion and diversity, our 50,000 tech experts across 30 countries combine best-in-class technologies and cross industry knowledge to drive purposeful innovation for a more sustainable tomorrow. We are passionate about Engineering a Smarter Future Together. akkodis.com | LinkedIn | Instagram | Facebook| Twitter

About the Adecco Group

The Adecco Group is the world’s leading talent company. Our purpose is making the future work for everyone. Through our three global business units - Adecco, Akkodis and LHH - across 60 countries, we enable sustainable and lifelong employability for individuals, deliver digital and engineering solutions to power the Smart Industry transformation and empower organizations to optimize their workforces. The Adecco Group leads by example and is committed to an inclusive culture, fostering sustainable employability, and supporting resilient economies and communities.  The Adecco Group AG is headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland (ISIN: CH0012138605) and listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange (ADEN). 




Anne Friedrich
SVP, Global Head of Communications, Akkodis
M. +4915174633470
E. anne.friedrich@akkodis.com

Lisa Bushka
VP, External Communications, Akkodis
M. +18604630770
E. lisa.bushka@adeccogroup.com