Tag: Accenture

Julie Sweet to Become Accenture’s Chief Executive Officer

Julie Sweet, the current chief executive officer of Accenture’s (no. 7 on DiversityInc’s Top 50 list) business in North America, will take over as the company’s chief executive officer Sept. 1. David Rowland, the interim chief executive officer will become executive chairman. Sweet’s current position has her leading the business…

Accenture Names Domingo Mirón Group Chief Executive — Financial Services, Succeeding Richard Lumb

Accenture has appointed Domingo Mirón as group chief executive — Financial Services, effective Sept. 1, 2019. He succeeds Richard Lumb, who will retire from the company on Aug. 31, 2019. Mirón currently serves as group operating officer for Accenture’s Financial Services operating group, with responsibility for executing the operating group’s…

accenture, security, ecosystem, banks

Accenture Study: As Open Banking Creates New Access To Banks’ Networks, Security Among Ecosystem Partners Will Be A Concern

Accenture Banking Technology Vision 2019 finds consumer demand for customization and real-time services driving banks to adopt leading-edge technologies Originally Published by Accenture. As more markets adopt open banking — which mandates banks to open their systems to third parties — it will be increasingly critical for banks to ensure…

innovation, Feeding America, Accenture, college, insecurity, food

Accenture Announces U.S. Innovation Challenge Winner

University of Florida team to help Feeding America address food insecurity in college communities Originally Published by Accenture. A team from the University of Florida has won this year’s U.S. Accenture Innovation Challenge and will work with Accenture (NYSE: ACN) to provide management consulting services to help the nation’s largest domestic hunger-relief organization, Feeding…

Accenture’s Research Shows “New Science” is Leading Growth While Changing the Market Dynamics of the Biopharma Industry

New Science expected to drive 54 percent of industry revenue through 2022, increase likelihood of regulatory approval of a new treatment, and raise the standard of patient care Originally Published by Accenture. The adoption of a unique combination of the best in science and health technology such as genomics, biomarkers…

Accenture’s Caroline Gayle Named 2019’s Mentor of the Year by Women in Communications and Technology

Originally Published by Accenture. Accenture managing director Caroline Gayle has been named 2019’s Mentor of the Year by Women in Communications and Technology (WCT). Gayle is Technology lead in Accenture’s Financial Services practice in Canada and the company’s managing director sponsor for Corporate Citizenship in Canada. She has been mentoring…

Accenture Interactive Operations Expands Leadership Team with Addition of Two Seasoned Industry Executives

Originally Published by Accenture. Caspar Schlickum to lead Asia Pacific region; Peter Kolster Hansen to lead Next-Generation Content Services. Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has expanded the worldwide leadership team of Accenture Interactive Operations with the hiring of Caspar Schlickum as regional managing director for Asia Pacific (APAC) and Peter Kolster Hansen…

Accenture Names Athina Kanioura as Chief Analytics Officer and Global Lead of Accenture Applied Intelligence

Originally Published Accenture. Accenture has appointed Dr. Athina Kanioura chief analytics officer and global lead of Accenture Applied Intelligence, effective immediately. Dr. Kanioura succeeds Narendra Mulani who will retire from the company. Dr. Kanioura joined Accenture in 2005. An accomplished innovator and data scientist, she was a founding member of…