EY continues investments in digital capabilities through acquisition of Zilker Technology
Ernst & Young LLP (EY US) announced that Zilker Technology (Zilker) has joined the EY organization, helping elevate its global e–commerce, digital and cloud capabilities. As businesses continue to tackle large-scale transformation initiatives, this acquisition offers EY clients the unique ability to build engaging, technology-enabled marketing solutions focused on data-driven, personalized customer experiences.
“Businesses have rapidly switched to an online paradigm where customers expect digitally connected solutions that strengthen their e-commerce experience,” said Kelly Grier, EY US Chair and Managing Partner and Americas Managing Partner. “We’re incredibly excited to welcome Zilker to the EY family as they squarely align with our growth strategy and complement our digital and technology transformation capabilities.”
Zilker is a digital consultancy and systems integrator focused on creating lasting and valuable customer experiences, with deep sector experience in consumer products, health care, financial services, energy and utilities. Based in Austin, TX, Zilker’s 360 employees in the US, Canada, Serbia and India will join the Digital and Emerging Technologies group.
“The addition of Zilker will strengthen how EY delivers end-to-end transformation for our clients, from strategy and design to technology implementation,” said Steve Payne, EY Americas Vice Chair – Consulting. “Zilker’s global delivery approach and customer-centric culture also strongly match with our core values of exceptional client service and high-performance teaming.”
Delivering value through customer experiences is the core of Zilker’s culture. The firm’s offerings translate demand insights into personally relevant experiences for brands’ best customers and prospects.
“Our mission has always been to be a catalyst for growth, aiming to drive material business impact for our clients,” says Rob Thomas, Managing Partner and CEO of Zilker Technology. “Joining the EY organization further enables us to live out this goal and create long-term value for leading organizations across the world.”