With the new office in Zurich, Deloitte Switzerland is significantly expanding its offering for clients in Switzerland. Acne, which was acquired by Deloitte in 2017, aims to combine creative excellence with Deloitte's forward-looking business expertise. The Zurich office will strengthen the agency's pan-European network and provide further local market expertise to Deloitte's clients in Switzerland and globally.
Since its acquisition by Deloitte, Acne has steadily expanded across Europe, opening offices in Amsterdam, Milan, Rome, Lisbon and Dublin. Deloitte acquired the creative consultancy to meet its clients' needs for holistic solutions that combine creativity, technology and consulting. Acne's past and current clients include IKEA, Netflix, Instagram, Maserati and UpLink. The Zurich office, which opened in summer 2022, is the newest member of the ACNE family. "We are proud to bring ACNE to Switzerland," says Adam Stanford, Managing Partner of Deloitte Consulting Switzerland. "Switzerland is a highly inspiring and innovative place and fertile ground for a creative consultancy like Acne. With its relentless entrepreneurial spirit, Acne is expected to be a transformative force in the Swiss agency landscape and a strong addition to Deloitte Switzerland's digital and creative offering.
Expansion of Deloitte's creative offering
Acne's core offering in brand, communications and content significantly expands Deloitte's expertise in Switzerland. With its bold and creative vision, <scn will help deliver a wide range of new services to Deloitte's Swiss clients. "Acne plays an important role in Deloitte's evolution towards a comprehensive offering of digital and creative services," explains Roger Lay, Partner of Deloitte Digital in Switzerland. "Whether launching a new strategy, product or service, our clients are increasingly looking for a partner with strong multidisciplinary capabilities. By combining Deloitte's time-tested strategy, process, data and technology expertise with Acne's exceptional creative skills, we can help build stronger brands for the digital age.
Driving new developments
Thanks to its positioning at the intersection of industry and art, business and creativity, rationality and emotion, originality and transformation, Acne aims to create brand experiences that have real impact and drive change. "We need to break new ground if we want to create brands that have transformative power" , says Marcin Skucz, Executive Creative Director at Acne. "Brands must embrace what is new and unique and create what has never been seen, heard or thought of before. ACNE's entrepreneurial spirit and cultural sixth sense create modern brands and reinvent them through personal stories."