Zahra Bahrololoumi is the Senior Managing Director for Accenture Technology in the UK and Ireland. She is responsible for developing the technology that powers innovation and transformation for Accenture’s clients – with a focus on artificial intelligence, cloud computing and platforms underpinning new applications.
Zahra is also Accenture Technology’s Inclusion & Diversity Lead for Europe, Middle East, Africa & Latin America. She has an active voice in the market on the topic of diversity and has written for and commented in leading publications, including Management Today, Forbes, The Telegraph and the Evening Standard. Zahra is on the board of advisors for Mind Matters—an initiative focused on mental health for young people.
Being vice chair of the Technology Leadership Group (TLG) for the Prince’s Trust, Zahra works with leaders from across the Technology Industry to raise money to support disadvantaged Young People in the UK to get into employment. In 2016, Zahra was a finalist for Information Age’s Women in IT “Woman of the Year” and was previously named by Management Today in their “35 Women Under 35” list. She has a Bachelor of Science degree in management science from Brunel University.