Episode 42: Julie Sweet

Janice Ellig, CEO and founder of Ellig Group, sits down with real leaders in this series of game-changing conversations, bespoke to fellow champions of change. Heralded by Bloomberg Businessweek as one of “The World’s Most Influential Headhunters,” Janice is often consulted for her expertise and commitment to gender parity, equity, inclusion, and diversity.

We are honored to present this month’s episode of Leadership Reimagined, “Culture, Tech & the Future: A CEO’s Sweet Spot” with Julie Sweet, Chair and Chief Executive Officer of Accenture, the largest professional services organization with over 700,000 employees globally.

Hear a dynamic game-changing conversation with Julie Sweet, repeatedly named as one of Fortune’s Most Powerful Women in Business and Forbes’s 100 Most Powerful Women in the World. As an innovative business leader, she shares thought provoking ideas to enhance cultures, tools to drive innovation, and sage advice to leaders who aspire to dream big.

“There is a plaque that hangs in my mudroom that encapsulates my career ‘if your dreams don’t scare you, they aren’t big enough’ – when I look back on my career, I made a number of choices because I didn’t feel like I was dreaming big enough.”

Julie Sweet began her career at Accenture, the largest professional services firm with over 700,000 employees globally, as General Counsel, Corporate Secretary and Chief Compliance Officer. In 2015, Julie was promoted to be CEO of Accenture North America, and in 2019 to CEO and Chair in 2021.  Prior to Accenture, Julie was a Partner at the law firm Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP.

It is our privilege to share this episode of Leadership Reimagined “Culture, Tech & the Future: A CEO’s Sweet Spot” with Julie Sweet!

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