Accenture Names 787 New Managing Directors and Senior Managing Directors

NEW YORK; Dec. 2, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has named 787 people to managing director and senior managing director, including a record number of women.
December 02, 2019

Accenture Names Penelope Prett Chief Information Officer, Succeeding Andrew Wilson

NEW YORK; Nov. 6, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has appointed Penelope Prett as chief information officer, effective Dec. 1, 2019. She succeeds Andrew Wilson, who will remain with the company through January 2020.
November 06, 2019

Accenture Names John Walsh Group Chief Executive — Communications, Media & Technology, Succeeding Omar Abbosh

NEW YORK; Nov. 1, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has appointed John Walsh as group chief executive — Communications, Media & Technology, effective today. He succeeds Omar Abbosh, who will remain with the company through Feb. 29, 2020. 
November 01, 2019

Accenture Names Simon Eaves Group Chief Executive — Products, Succeeding Sander van ’t Noordende

NEW YORK; Sept. 24, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has appointed Simon Eaves as group chief executive — Products, effective Oct. 1, 2019. He succeeds Sander van ’t Noordende, who will remain with the company through Dec. 31, 2019.
September 24, 2019

Accenture Appoints Martine Lapointe as Montreal Office Managing Director

TORONTO; Sept. 24, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has appointed Martine Lapointe as its Montreal office managing director in Canada, effective immediately. In this role, Lapointe will lead Accenture’s business in Quebec, focusing on leading our clients into the new and attracting top talent.
September 24, 2019

Accenture Federal Services Hires Cyber Executive Aaron Faulkner to Lead Its Federal Cybersecurity Services Practice

ARLINGTON, Va.; Sept. 16, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today announced that Aaron Faulkner, a cybersecurity industry leader, has joined Accenture Federal Services (AFS) to head its Federal Cyber practice. In his new role, Faulkner will lead the design, development and delivery of innovative cybersecurity solutions for all of AFS’ U.S. federal defense and civilian agency clients. 
September 16, 2019

Julie Sweet Assumes CEO Role at Accenture; David Rowland Becomes Executive Chairman

NEW YORK; Sept. 1, 2019 – Julie Sweet today assumed the role of chief executive officer of Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and joined the company’s board of directors. She succeeds David Rowland, who has assumed the role of executive chairman after serving as interim chief executive officer since Jan. 10. Marge Magner, non-executive chair of the board since Jan. 10, has resumed her previous role as lead independent director. These appointments were first announced on July 11.
September 01, 2019

Former Astronaut and NOAA Administrator Dr. Kathryn Sullivan Joins Accenture Federal Services Board of Managers

ARLINGTON, Va.; Aug. 8, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today announced that Dr. Kathryn Sullivan, a distinguished scientist, executive, former NASA astronaut and former administrator of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), has joined the Accenture Federal Services board of managers.
August 08, 2019

Accenture Names Jimmy Etheredge Group Chief Executive — North America

NEW YORK; July 18, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has appointed James (“Jimmy”) Etheredge group chief executive — North America. He succeeds Julie Sweet, who will become Accenture’s chief executive officer. Martin (“Marty”) Rodgers will succeed Etheredge as senior managing director — US Southeast. These changes are effective Sept. 1, 2019.
July 18, 2019

Accenture Appoints Julie Sweet Chief Executive Officer and Names David Rowland Executive Chairman, Effective Sept. 1, 2019

NEW YORK; July 11, 2019 – Accenture’s (NYSE: ACN) board of directors announced that Julie Sweet has been appointed chief executive officer. David Rowland, currently interim chief executive officer, has been appointed executive chairman. Marge Magner, currently non-executive chair of the board, will resume her role as lead independent director. These changes are effective Sept. 1, 2019.
July 11, 2019