Accenture Announces Appointment of Gilles C. Pélisson to its Board of Directors

NEW YORK; May 1, 2012 – Accenture today announced that Gilles C. Pélisson has been appointed to the company’s Board of Directors, effective April 27.  Mr. Pélisson, 54, is an experienced business leader who most recently served as Chairman and CEO of Accor SA, the Paris-based global hotel group.
May 01, 2012

Accenture Names Robert E. Sell Group Chief Executive – Communications, Media & Technology

NEW YORK; April 13, 2012 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) announced today that Robert E. Sell has been named group chief executive of the company’s Communications, Media & Technology operating group, effective immediately. He succeeds Martin I. Cole, who was named group chief executive of the company’s Technology growth platform in March.
April 13, 2012

Chris Smith to Join Accenture as U.S. Federal Chief Technology and Innovation Officer

RESTON, Va.; March 27, 2012 – Accenture Federal Services today announced the appointment of Christopher L. Smith as U.S. federal chief technology and innovation officer.  He will assume the new position on April 9.
March 27, 2012

Accenture Names Martin I. Cole Group Chief Executive – Technology Growth Platform

NEW YORK; March 1, 2012 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) announced today that Martin I. Cole, 55, has been named group chief executive of the company’s Technology growth platform, effective immediately. He succeeds Kevin Campbell who has resigned from the company for personal reasons. Mr. Campbell has held the position of group chief executive of the Technology growth platform since August 2009.
March 01, 2012

Accenture Names Vartan Dilanian Country Managing Director – Russia

MOSCOW; March 1, 2012 – Accenture (NYSE:ACN) has named Vartan Dilanian country managing director for Russia, effective March 1, 2012.
March 01, 2012

Accenture to Host Conference Call Tuesday, Sept. 27, to Discuss Fourth-Quarter and Full-Year Fiscal 2011 Results

NEW YORK; Sept. 8, 2011 — Accenture (NYSE: ACN) will host a conference call at 4:30 p.m. EDT on Tuesday, Sept. 27, to discuss its fourth-quarter and full-year fiscal 2011 financial results. A news release containing these results will be issued before the call.
September 08, 2011

Accenture Announces Technology Leadership Appointments

Accenture Announces Technology Leadership Appointments
NEW YORK; June 29, 2011 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) announced two senior leadership appointments within its Technology organization, effective July 1, naming Paul Daugherty chief technology architect and Gavin Michael chief technology innovation officer.  Both executives will report to Kevin Campbell, group chief executive – Technology.
June 29, 2011

Accenture Appoints Oliver Benzecry to Lead its Business in the UK and Ireland

Accenture Appoints Oliver Benzecry to Lead its Business in the UK and Ireland
LONDON; March 14, 2011 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has appointed Oliver (“Olly”) Benzecry geographic unit managing director of its business in the United Kingdom and Ireland and country managing director for the United Kingdom, effective April 2.  Mr. Benzecry will assume this role from David Thomlinson, who will continue to serve as Accenture’s senior managing director—Geographic Strategy & Operations, leading all of Accenture’s geographic operations as well as the company’s strategy to build and extend its market-leading position in key geographies around the world. Mark Ryan will continue as country managing director for Ireland, working with Mr. Benzecry.

 

March 14, 2011

Kay Kapoor Joins Accenture to Lead U.S. Federal Practice

Kay Kapoor Joins Accenture to Lead U.S. Federal Practice
RESTON, Va.; Feb. 4,  2011 – Accenture today announced that Kay Kapoor will join the company on Feb. 21 to lead its U.S. federal government practice, a cornerstone of the company’s Health & Public Service (H&PS) operating group. 
February 04, 2011

Accenture Appoints Avinash Vashistha Country Managing Director, Co-Chairman for India

Accenture Appoints Avinash Vashistha Country Managing Director, Co-Chairman for India
BANGALORE; Jan. 21, 2011 – Accenture today appointed Avinash Vashistha country managing director for India. Mr. Vashistha has also been appointed co-chairman of India, along with Harsh Manglik.
January 20, 2011