• Julie Sweet to Run Accenture, Adding a Woman to the Ranks of Corporate C.E.O.s

    6 days ago - By NY Times

    Her appointment raises the number of women at the helm of the most valuable U.S. public companies to 27, but that is just slightly more than 5 percent of those firms.
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  • Accenture Names a New CEO: Julie Sweet

    6 days ago - By Fortune

    Accenture has named Julie Sweet as its new chief executive officer, replacing interim CEO David Rowland, who stepped in after the death of Pierre Nanterme in January. Rowland will become executive chairman.
    Sweet is currently CEO for North America, which is the company's largest market. In that job she played an integral role in transforming the consulting firm into a driving force in the digital transformation of the world's largest companies. Accenture now serves 92 of the Fortune 100, and three quarters of the Fortune 500.
    “We have built Accenture to be a continuous innovation engine...
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