Lead – Cloud, Accenture Federal Services
Chris Bjornson is the Cloud Practice Lead for Accenture Federal Services, directing data-driven cloud solutions to support mission applications and infrastructure to achieve the most stable and secure operations. He oversees our continuing Cloud journey, building and advancing all key dimensions of the Cloud practice across capability and asset development, go-to-market and talent to extend leadership in the federal market.
Most recently, Bjornson served as Chief Information Officer and led internal IT strategy, planning, applications, infrastructure, security and services. Prior to that, he directed complex global programs for some of the world’s largest companies and federal agencies. In his 25 years with Accenture, his additional experience includes leading a number of green-field initiatives, an internet startup, and mergers/acquisitions. He also designed new offshore engagement models, as well as maintained positions within public sector, retail, communications, resources and high-tech industries.
Bjornson received his Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from Michigan State University. He lives with his wife and two children in Virginia and enjoys spending time with his family on the lake, on the slopes, on the ice, and in any other new adventure.