Dr. Vedrana Savic
Managing Director – Thought Leadership, Accenture Research
"Forward-looking, bold ideas never go out of fashion. Thought-provoking ideas are what's needed to inspire real progress, in business and society."
Dr. Vedrana Savic is Managing Director of Accenture Research and a member of the leadership team. She leads a global portfolio of thought leadership initiatives. She is the co-author of several articles in top business and academic journals, including Harvard Business Review, The European Business Review, Ivey Business Journal and MIT Sloan Management Review.
Vedrana has over 15 years of experience at Accenture working with clients globally across banking, insurance, wealth management, consumer goods, transportation and logistics industries, with focus on developing breakthrough ideas and executing growth strategies. She has also held a global role in the Accenture Growth & Strategy team where she developed and executed organic strategy, M&A strategy, market and competitor intelligence, and executive- and board-level studies.
Prior to her current role, Vedrana was responsible for practice building, opportunity origination, and market and talent development at Accenture Strategy Mergers & Acquisitions for the Asia Pacific region.
Previously, Vedrana led development of a thought leadership capability in Singapore as part of the Management Consulting Innovation Centre.
She earned a PhD in Corporate Governance from Australia's Monash University in 2009.