As chief information officer for Accenture, Andrew Wilson leads the global IT operations and drives the digital agenda of a $34.9 billion company, including the infrastructure, services and applications that enable Accenture people to work anytime, anywhere to serve clients in more than 120 countries.
Mr. Wilson ensures that Accenture is at the forefront of innovation as a digital business—from mission-critical applications to the network, from e-mail and laptops to enterprise social media and collaboration tools. He also leads CIO Ecosystem Products and Services, and in this capacity, is responsible for Accenture's buy-side relationships with strategic suppliers as well as supplier management services delivered to clients. Mr. Wilson serves as Accenture’s Global LGBT Network Sponsor.
Prior Mr. Wilson was a senior managing director responsible for all infrastructure outsourced services for Accenture's global client base, as well as infrastructure operations for Accenture Business Process Outsourcing (BPO). Mr. Wilson also served as managing director for BPO Global Delivery, where he oversaw service operations and delivery excellence after re-joining Accenture in 2004.
Formerly Mr. Wilson was managing director, Fujitsu Services, United Kingdom, where he led the IT Services business for finance, retail and travel. Earlier, he served as a CEO for GE Capital IT Solutions in the United Kingdom. He began his career with Accenture where he spent 11 years in a variety of operational and leadership positions in Technology, Outsourcing and Consulting, including six years serving clients in the capital markets industry.
In 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2010, 2008 and 2007, CIO Magazine selected Accenture as one of 100 innovative organizations that use IT effectively to create business value. InformationWeek recognized Accenture's IT organization seven years in a row, from 2007 to 2013 and the company was named to the InfoWorld 100 list for four consecutive years (2009, 2008, 2007 and 2006). IDG Enterprise recently recognized Accenture as a 2017 Digital Edge 50 award winner. Mr. Wilson was also named a 2016 Computerworld Premier 100 Technology Leader.
He is a graduate of Loughborough University in Leicestershire, United Kingdom with a combined degree in computer science and business studies. Born in Lincolnshire, United Kingdom, Mr. Wilson now makes his home in Fort Lauderdale, Florida where he has had a residence for the past 10 years. He enjoys video editing, stage production and many forms of music.