Managing Director – Health & Public Service, UK and Ireland
Shaheen leads Accenture's Health & Public Service Business in the United Kingdom and Ireland. Shaheen is responsible for providing transformational solutions to the public sector using new platforms and ways of thinking. Shaheen holds significant experience from her global career at Accenture where she has led complex technology and business transformation programmes for clients across the public and private sector, both in the United Kingdom and globally. As a ‘’hands on’’ practitioner, she has driven some of the most complex implementations in Justice, Health, Rural Affairs and Capital Markets. Most recently, she has been working as an advisor to senior Financial Services clients at the forefront of their digital transformation and driving first-in-kind innovation from inception to execution.
Shaheen is a respected adviser on inclusive business cultures and is a recognised thought leader on human capital and the evolution of talent in the digital age. She was recently included in the Top 100 influential Black and Minority Ethnic (BAME) Global leaders by the Financial Times and EMpower. She is a passionate campaigner for Inclusion & Diversity in the City, with a specific focus on Social Mobility and Race.
Shaheen is also a member of The Prince’s Trust Business in the Community (BITC) Race Leadership team.