Andrew Poppleton

Head of UKI Financial Services  

Andrew leads Accenture’s UK and Ireland Financial Services business across Retail Banking, Investment Banking, Capital Markets and Insurance. He has responsibility for growing the business and leading the team that delivers industry focused strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations work to many of the key organisations in the industry.   

He is passionate about clients, innovation, delivery excellence and developing the people that work for him. Andrew is also the Accenture Lead for RSA Insurance. 

Andrew joined Accenture in 1989 and was promoted to Managing Director in 2001. He was promoted to Senior Managing Director in 2012. He has spent most of his career delivering large, complex Business Integration projects for a range of clients across multiple industries, although predominantly in Financial Services. Before taking on the role of Financial Services Managing Director, Andrew led the Accenture’s UK and Ireland Technology business. 

Andrew is a Fellow of the Institute of Engineering and Technology (IET) and the British Computing Society (BCS). He studied at Kings College London where he met his wife Sarah. They have three children (Emma, Rachel and Henry) and live in Harpenden, Hertfordshire – although they escape to Cornwall whenever possible.