Increasing Number of Companies Create Chief Transformation Officer Role, According to New Report from the Project Management Institute and Accenture

NEW YORK and PHILADELPHIA; Sept. 15, 2022 – With seven in 10 enterprise transformation efforts failing to meet business leaders’ expectations, many companies are adding a new executive role to the C-Suite: the chief transformation officer, according to a new report from Project Management Institute’s Brightline® Initiative developed in collaboration with Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
September 15, 2022

Accenture Federal Services Announces New Roles for Two Executives

ARLINGTON, Va.; Sept. 6, 2022 – Accenture Federal Services (AFS), a subsidiary of Accenture (NYSE: ACN), announces new roles for two executives following the retirement of Chief Operating Officer, Kenny Mitchell. Ron Ash will serve as the new Chief Operating Officer and Elaine Beeman will assume the responsibilities of Chief Leadership Officer.
September 06, 2022

Accenture Names Hilary O’Meara Country Managing Director for Ireland

DUBLIN; Aug. 31, 2022 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has named Hilary O’Meara Country Managing Director for Ireland, effective from Jan. 1, 2023. She succeeds Alastair Blair who will retire from Accenture in early 2023.
August 31, 2022

Accenture Names Leo Framil as Chief Executive Officer — Growth Markets

NEW YORK; July 14, 2022 ‒ Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today announced Leo Framil as chief executive officer — Growth Markets, effective September 1, 2022, succeeding Gianfranco Casati, who will become chairman — Growth Markets. In his new role, Framil will have management responsibility for all industries and services across Accenture’s business in Asia Pacific, Africa, the Middle East and Latin America.
July 14, 2022

Accenture Appoints Jack Azagury as Group Chief Executive – Strategy & Consulting

NEW YORK; June 1, 2022 ‒ Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has appointed Jack Azagury as group chief executive – Strategy & Consulting, effective today. Azagury will lead the $15 billion* Strategy & Consulting service, which includes Accenture’s leading industry, enterprise functions, applied intelligence, innovation and corporate strategy practices. A 26-year veteran of Accenture, Azagury is a member of the company’s Global Management Committee.
June 01, 2022

Accenture Appoints Paolo Dal Cin to Lead Its Security Business

NEW YORK; April 19, 2022 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today announced Paolo Dal Cin has been named as the global head of Accenture Security, effective May 1, 2022. Dal Cin is also joining Accenture’s Global Management Committee.
April 19, 2022

Accenture Names Manish Sharma as Chief Operating Officer; Yusuf Tayob to Become Group Chief Executive — Operations

NEW YORK; Jan. 31, 2022 ‒ Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today announced changes to its executive leadership team, naming a new chief operating officer and a new group chief executive of its Operations service. Each of these leaders exemplify Accenture’s Leadership Essentials.
January 31, 2022

Accenture Promotes 1,030 New Managing Directors and Appoints 143 New Senior Managing Directors

NEW YORK; Dec. 1, 2021 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today announced the promotion of 1,030 people to managing director and the appointment by the Chair and CEO of 143 people to senior managing director, including a record number of women. The company also reported its progress on increasing gender representation globally as well as race and ethnicity representation in the US, the UK and South Africa at the managing director and senior managing director levels.
December 01, 2021

James Nunn-Price Joins Accenture to Lead Its Security Practice in Growth Markets

SYDNEY; Oct. 14, 2021 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has hired James Nunn-Price as a senior managing director to lead its Growth Markets Security business — which spans cyber defense, applied cybersecurity solutions and managed security services — across Africa, Australia & New Zealand, Greater China, India, Japan, Latin America, the Middle East and Southeast Asia. He will join a global practice of more than 8,000 cybersecurity professionals and report to Kelly Bissell, Accenture’s global lead for Security. 
October 13, 2021

Dr. Jennifer Sample Named Accenture Federal Services’ Applied Intelligence Growth and Strategy Lead

ARLINGTON, Va.; Sept. 29, 2021 – Accenture Federal Services, (AFS), a subsidiary of Accenture (NYSE: ACN), has named Dr. Jennifer Sample as its Applied Intelligence Growth and Strategy Lead. Dr. Sample joined AFS’ Applied Intelligence team earlier this year as the AIX Business leader for Applied and Basic Research.  
September 29, 2021