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Derek Simpson

Managing Director – Legal,
United Kingdom and Ireland

Managing Director – Legal, United Kingdom and Ireland.

Derek is currently the Legal Lead for UK and Ireland. Derek is responsible for staffing, overseeing and executing Accenture's most complex deals, as well as coordinating legal support for Accenture’s business in the UK & Ireland.

Derek joined Accenture in 2004. During his time at Accenture Derek has worked across all of Accenture’s industry sectors in various leadership roles within Accenture’s legal function. Derek has extensive experience of structuring and negotiating legal solutions for complex or innovative deals.

Derek is married and lives with his wife and daughter in London.