Bob Sell is group chief executive of Accenture's Communications, Media & Technology operating group, which serves clients in the communications, electronics, technology, media and entertainment industries. He is also a member of Accenture’s Global Management Committee.
Previously, from 2007 to 2012, Mr. Sell was the managing director of Accenture’s Communications, Media & Technology North America operating unit. In that role he was responsible for setting the overall vision and strategy, for sales and revenue growth, and for client relationship management in the United States and Canada.
During his career with Accenture, Mr. Sell has served in a variety of leadership roles, across a number of industries. He has also managed Accenture’s business relationships with some of its largest global clients.
Mr. Sell joined Accenture in 1984 and became a partner in 1995. He received his undergraduate degree in economics from Lafayette College.
*On July 2, 2018, Accenture announced the appointment of Omar Abbosh as group chief executive—Communications, Media & Technology, effective Sept. 1, 2018, succeeding Robert (Bob) E. Sell, who will retire from the company on Aug. 31, 2018. The company will announce Mr. Abbosh’s successor as chief strategy officer at a later date.