Accenture’s chief technology and innovation officer, Daugherty joined Accenture in 1986 and became a partner in 1999. He has a degree in computer engineering from the University of Michigan. He founded and oversees Accenture Ventures, which is focused on strategic equity investments and open innovation to accelerate growth. He also leads the company’s certified technology architects, is responsible for managing Accenture’s alliances, partnerships and senior-level relationships with leading and emerging technology companies, and runs Accenture’s Global CIO Council and annual CIO and Innovation Forum.
Daugherty was named as one of Computerworld’s Premier 100 Technology Leaders for 2017 and was recognized by The Institute for Women’s Leadership with the “Guys Who Get It Award” which honours business leaders who have supported diversity in the workplace and advancement of women. He is co-author of Human + Machine: Reimagining Work in the Age of Artificial Intelligence (Harvard Business Review Press, 2018).
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