KC McClure is Accenture’s chief financial officer with responsibility for the company’s corporate controllership, treasury, tax, investor relations, financial reporting and analysis, strategic planning and analysis, and corporate development functions. She is a member of Accenture’s Global Management Committee.
Prior to her appointment as CFO in January of 2019, Ms. McClure was Managing Director – Finance Operations and was responsible for all of Finance’s work across Accenture’s operating groups, businesses and geographies. In addition, she was responsible for our Commercial Management and Finance Strategy & Enablement functions. During this time she represented Finance on Accenture’s Operations Council.
Throughout her 30-year career with Accenture, Ms. McClure has served in a number of Finance leadership roles. She was finance director for two of Accenture’s operating groups—Communications, Media & Technology and Health & Public Service, where she was a member of the leadership teams and responsible for the operating groups’ financial operations worldwide, including sales, contracting and delivery of client engagements.
Ms. McClure was Head of Investor Relations from 2010 to 2016, and was responsible for cultivating and maintaining Accenture’s strategic relationships and communications with shareholders and the broader investment community. During her tenure, Accenture’s Investor Relations team was ranked number one in Institutional Investor’s annual survey of the sector’s equity analysts and institutional investors. Earlier in her career, Ms. McClure also served in a variety of finance roles with Accenture’s new business ventures, alliances and outsourcing teams. She joined the company in 1988 and was promoted to managing director in 2001.
A certified public accountant, Ms. McClure holds a bachelor’s degree in Accounting and Business Administration from Pennsylvania State University. She currently serves on the Accounting External Advisory Board for the Smeal College of Business at Penn State.