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John Shacklady

Managing Director – Accenture Strategy, Technology Strategy


John Shacklady is the Global Technology Strategy and Transformation Lead within Accenture Strategy. He specializes in helping Accenture clients to transform their IT capabilities, drive innovation and maximize the value from technology. He also helps to set the CIO agenda across areas of IT strategy, enterprise architecture, infrastructure and information security. 

Mr. Shacklady has more than 19 years of experience working for Accenture. He has undertaken a variety of transformation roles across Enterprise Architecture, IT Strategy, IT Transformation, and Security and Networks, mainly for the Financial Services industry. Previously, Mr. Shacklady worked for a large general insurer and began his career at British Aerospace as an engineer.

Mr. Shacklady has a Bachelor's degree in Aeronautical Engineering from the University of Manchester. He is based in Manchester, United Kingdom.