Executive leadership, board of directors, etc.
May 16, 2018

Accenture Appoints Khaled Al-Dhaher as Country Managing Director for Saudi Arabia

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia; May 16, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has appointed Khaled Al-Dhaher as country managing director for Saudi Arabia, effective today. Al-Dhaher will be responsible for managing operations and driving Accenture’s digital consulting strategy in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
April 12, 2018

Accenture Appoints Venkata “Murthy” Renduchintala, Executive Officer at Intel, to Board of Directors

NEW YORK; Apr. 12, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) announced that Venkata “Murthy” Renduchintala has been appointed to the company’s Board of Directors, effective today. Dr. Renduchintala, 52, is chief engineering officer and president of the Client and Internet of Things (IoT) Businesses and Systems Architecture group and the Technology and Manufacturing group at Intel Corporation (NASDAQ: INTC).
March 27, 2018

Accenture Names Irine Gaasbeek Country Managing Director for the Netherlands

AMSTERDAM; March 27, 2018 – Accenture has named Irine Gaasbeek country managing director for the Netherlands, effective June 1. In this role she will lead Accenture’s business and operations in the country, with a specific focus on growth by innovation and digital transformation. 
March 26, 2018

Accenture Appoints Office Managing Directors for Calgary and Vancouver

CALGARY and VANCOUVER; March 26, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has appointed Paul Huizinga as office managing director for Calgary and Andrew Marchant as office managing director for Vancouver, effective immediately.
March 19, 2018

“Human + Machine,” Management Playbook for Success in Age of Artificial Intelligence, Finds AI’s Real Power Is Helping Reimagine Business by Augmenting, Not Replacing, Human Capabilities

NEW YORK; March 19, 2018 – The real power of artificial intelligence (AI) is how it enables leaders to reimagine and transform their organizations through human-machine collaboration, which will ultimately reshape businesses and industries, according to a new book by two AI experts at Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
March 16, 2018

Accenture’s Montreal Office Managing Director Madeleine Chenette Named a Finalist for Les Mercuriades Awards

MONTREAL; March 16, 2018 – Accenture’s Montreal Office Managing Director Madeleine Chenette has been named a finalist for Les Mercuriades business awards, a leading business competition in Quebec organized by the Federation of Quebec Chambers of Commerce. Chenette was named a finalist in the Leadership, Woman of Exception category.
March 13, 2018

Accenture Appoints Vukani Mngxati Country Managing Director for South Africa

JOHANNESBURG; March 13, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has appointed Vukani Mngxati country managing director for South Africa effective May 1, with responsibility for driving Accenture’s growth strategy in sub-Sahara Africa. 
March 01, 2018

Accenture Hires Robert Hoffman to Lead Government Relations in North America

NEW YORK; March 1, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has hired Robert Hoffman as managing director of government relations in North America, effective March 5.
February 26, 2018

Accenture Appoints Ahmed Etman as Managing Director, Security for Canada

TORONTO, Feb. 26, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has appointed Ahmed Etman as managing director for its security practice in Canada, effective immediately. In this role, Etman will be responsible for expanding Accenture’s cybersecurity services to protect its clients’ entire value chains, and help clients prepare, protect, detect, respond and recover along all points of the security lifecycle.
February 20, 2018

Accenture Executive Co-Hosts New Podcast Series on the Future of Artificial Intelligence in Canada

TORONTO; Feb. 20, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) executive Jodie Wallis, who leads the company’s artificial intelligence (AI) practice in Canada, has joined award-winning business journalist Amanda Lang as a co-host of “The AI Effect,” a five-episode podcast mini-series exploring AI in Canada.