Managing Director – Financial Services, Africa
Jigyasa Singh leads Accenture’s Financial Services (FS) business in Africa. She has almost two decades of experience, working locally and abroad to lead the delivery of IT services at FS and other organisations. She has she has worked with a number of clients on ERP transformation, programme management and delivery of excellence in global delivery networks.
Singh is recognised for her ability to drive innovation and create robust platforms for growth for FS customer organisations.
She joined Accenture South Africa in 2015 as cross-industry Application Services lead where she successfully led the charge for innovation, differentiation and created a robust platform for growth. Prior to this, she spent nearly two decades at a leading IT services organisation, where she served with distinction in several roles across, India, the UK, Israel and Africa, including establishing and leading their retail and insurance businesses in South Africa.
Singh is a member of the Accenture Executive Council in South Africa. She holds a bachelor's degree in electronics and communications engineering from Lucknow University.