(USA and Canada) Accenture has appointed Salema Rice as Chief Data & Analytics Officer and Global Managing Director of Applied Intelligence. She's a member of Accenture's leadership team.
Rice is a senior executive with more than 25 years of expertise in leading data management strategies, AI transformation, digital innovation, and advising Fortune 500 companies.
Her current work involves assisting enterprises and clients with leveraging AI to make the world a better place.
Her focus at Accenture will be with global customers to advance their data strategy, as well as advanced analytics, applied intelligence, and transformation. Rice has also advised Accenture on AI strategy, top and bottom line growth, talent development, strategic alliances, and industry-specific solutions.
Her most recent positions have given her a responsibility for developing and implementing a progressive data and advanced analytics strategy. Rice's real strength is in her passion to mentor her team in the areas of data management, big data, data sciences, journey analytics, and business intelligence, as well as solve complicated problems.