Emma McGuigan

Emma has spent many years championing women in Accenture from running early stage networks 15 years ago to sponsoring global attainment programs today. With a focus on retention, progression and recruitment in her former role, she increased the percentage of women at every level, exceeding the global targets. She pioneered Accenture’s outreach work with Stemettes, a program which started with 14 school girls in London in July 2014 and today reaches >4,000 girls in over 8 countries annually. Externally, Emma sits on the advisory board of Digital Leaders, CBI Innovation Council, and is Treasurer of Orchid Project. She recently stepped down from board of techUK as the sponsor for diversity. She is a regular speaker and panellist pushing the agenda for women in business, from keynote at the GSMA Women4Tech Summit at MWC Barcelona 2018 to speaking at local schools. She is also on the Women in Business board for the Duke of Edinburgh Awards, is a Godmother Stemette and acts as a judge for several UK women in business awards.

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