Julie Sweet of Accenture Joins Ranks of Female CEOs



Via Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal

Julie Sweet of AccentureAccenture’s board of directors announced yesterday that Julie Sweet has been appointed chief executive officer effective Sept. 1. She will also join the board of the multinational professional services company.

Sweet, 51, will join the ranks of the 33 women who head major corporations as of June 1, a record-high number that still represents just 6.6 percent of the chief executives at top-grossing firms.”