Neil Gissler is the lead for Accenture's North America Technology growth platform, which includes all IT Services (IT Strategy, Enterprise Architecture, Application Portfolio Optimization, Application Development & Management, Infrastructure and Security), spanning both consulting and outsourcing services, provided to Accenture's clients. He is accountable for sales, delivery, client satisfaction, and the engagement and retention of over 22,000 people.
Prior to this role, Neil served as the managing director of Global Sales and Operations for Accenture's Technology Consulting Services business. Accenture's Technology Consulting Services includes IT Strategy, Enterprise Architecture, Application Portfolio Optimization, Infrastructure, and Security consulting services. He was accountable for sales, delivery, client satisfaction, and the engagement and retention of over 6,000 people. He has held several other leadership roles within Accenture's technology practice.
Neil has more than 22 years of experience working with Fortune 500 companies and governments in applying emerging information technologies for strategic advantage. Neil joined Accenture in July 1987 after attending the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, has been a senior executive since September 2000, and is based in Chicago.