Chairman and CEO Accenture, UK and Ireland
Olly Benzecry is the market unit lead for Accenture in the United Kingdom and Ireland (UKI) with responsibility for all industries and services in the area.
He is also a member of Accenture’s Global Management Committee.
In the United Kingdom and Ireland, Accenture is privileged to work with many of the FTSE 100 companies and government departments and is committed to using its capabilities and skills to have a positive impact on the broader UKI economies, as well as help clients become more successful.
Accenture is proud of the recognition it regularly receives as a market leader in responsible business, corporate citizenship, diversity and employee well being agendas that Olly is extremely passionate about.
Olly is a founding trustee and chairman of Movement to Work and is on the board of the UK government’s Inclusive Economy Partnership. Alongside this, Olly is a member of the CBI President’s Committee and an advisory board member of the Productivity Leadership Group and Innovate UK. He also sits on the Professional & Business Services Council and UK’s Digital Economy Council, and is a member of the Made Smarter Commission.
Olly has a broad range of experience including globalization, operating model development, organization design, managing change and technology exploitation.
Olly joined Accenture in 1992 and became a partner in 1997. He holds a first class honours degree in Engineering from Churchill College, Cambridge. Before joining Accenture, Olly worked for Conoco and as an Aeronautical Engineer for British Aerospace.