Sushil Saluja is Accenture’s Senior Managing Director for Financial Services in Europe, Africa, Middle East & Latin America, which spans 34 countries and includes the priority emerging markets of Brazil, Mexico, Russia, Turkey and the Middle East. In this role he is responsible for setting the group’s overall vision and strategy, for sales and revenue growth and guiding the development of client relationships.
Mr. Saluja has previously held a number of leadership roles in Accenture, including Senior Managing Director for Financial Services in Asia Pacific, UK and Ireland and Accenture Payment Services. He also led Accenture’s Banking group in the UK and oversaw Accenture’s Financial Services business in India.
Mr. Saluja joined Accenture in 1998 and has spent his entire career in the financial services sector dedicated to long-term assignments at a number of blue chip clients, including launching two start-ups.
He has strong industry experience, having shaped and led large transformation projects including cost reduction programs; mergers and acquisitions; organizational re-engineering/restructuring; technology-led change; and outsourcing.
Mr. Saluja serves on the board for TheCityUK, an industry body representing and promoting financial services in London and the UK and on the Board of Heart of the City, a London-based charity promoting Corporate and Social Responsibility (CSR) activities amongst smaller companies in London. He studied engineering at Cambridge University.