Executive leadership, board of directors, etc.
November 15, 2017

Seasoned Ericsson Executive Anders Lindblad Joins Accenture as Communications & Media Industry Lead for Europe

ROME; Nov. 15, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has hired Anders Lindblad, a 20-year veteran of Ericsson, as Communications & Media industry lead for Europe, effective immediately. In his new role, Lindblad is responsible for business development and operations in the region and for helping clients form and deliver large-scale transformation programs. 
November 08, 2017

Accenture Appoints Natalie Heisler as Managing Director, Accenture Analytics Lead for Canada

TORONTO; Nov. 8, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has appointed Natalie Heisler as managing director for Accenture Analytics in Canada, effective immediately. In this role, Heisler will help clients embed analytics across their organization to drive business outcomes and digital transformation from new intelligence.
November 07, 2017

Accenture Names John Goodman Chief Executive of Accenture Federal Services

ARLINGTON, Va.; Nov. 7, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has named John Goodman chief executive of Accenture Federal Services (AFS), effective Nov. 20. Goodman, currently AFS chief operating officer, succeeds David Moskovitz, who will remain with AFS through the end of Accenture’s 2018 fiscal year, Aug. 31, 2018, to ensure a seamless transition and lead key strategic initiatives focused on accelerating innovation. Following the transition, Moskovitz will remain a senior managing director at Accenture.  
October 31, 2017

Former U.S. Army Chief Information Officer Gen. Susan Lawrence (Ret.) Joins Accenture Federal Services

ARLINGTON, Va.; Oct. 31, 2017 – Former U.S. Army Chief Information Officer/G-6 Lieutenant General Susan Lawrence (Ret.), a leader in military information technology and communications systems, has joined Accenture Federal Services (AFS) as a managing director in its national security practice. 
October 16, 2017

Accenture Appoints Iliana Oris Valiente as Global Blockchain Innovation Lead

TORONTO; Oct. 16, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has appointed Iliana Oris Valiente as managing director and global blockchain innovation lead for the company’s emerging technology group, effective immediately. 
October 10, 2017

Former U.S. Army General and Cyber Expert George Franz Joins Accenture Federal Services

ARLINGTON, VA; Oct. 10, 2017 – Accenture Federal Services (AFS) continues to build out its next generation cyber offerings and expand its seasoned leadership team, hiring Former Director of Operations for U.S. Cyber Command, Major General George Franz, U.S. Army, (Ret.). Franz has joined AFS as a cybersecurity expert providing leadership for its business initiatives that cut across the defense and security markets.  
October 09, 2017

Accenture Appoints Nikki Mendonça as President of Intelligent Marketing Operations

NEW YORK; Oct. 9, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has appointed Nikki Mendonça as President of Intelligent Marketing Operations within Accenture Operations. Mendonça’s appointment is effective early 2018.
September 25, 2017

Accenture Chief Marketing & Communications Officer Roxanne Taylor to Retire Aug. 31, 2018

NEW YORK; Sept. 25, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today announced that Roxanne Taylor, chief marketing & communications officer, will retire from the company at the end of the fiscal year, Aug. 31, 2018. Amy Fuller will join Accenture from Deloitte, where she was senior managing director of global brand, and succeed Ms. Taylor as Accenture’s chief marketing & communications officer, effective Jan. 1, 2018. Ms. Fuller, who joins Accenture later this week, will be a member of the company’s Global Management Committee.
September 21, 2017

Government Innovation Leader Dave McClure Joins Accenture Federal Services

ARLINGTON, Va; Sept. 21, 2017 – Accenture Federal Services (AFS) has hired Dave McClure, Ph.D., to lead its federal CIO Leadership Agenda. In his new role, McClure will focus on helping advance CIO modernization strategies in the federal market, overseeing future-focused technology-modernization and secure digital-transformation projects designed to improve mission performance and deliver superior customer-service experiences.
September 15, 2017

Accenture Appoints Jodie Wallis as Managing Director, Artificial Intelligence for Canada

TORONTO; Sept. 15, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has appointed Jodie Wallis as managing director for Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Canada, effective immediately. In this role, Wallis will be responsible for expanding Accenture’s business presence in the AI space, attracting top talent, and bringing innovation and global AI expertise to Canadian clients across all industries.