Accenture appoints Andrew J.P. Levy to lead its geopolitical strategic play

Andrew J.P. Levy, Chief Corporate and Government Affairs Officer at Accenture

Accenture has appointed Andrew J.P. Levy to the newly created position of Chief Corporate and Government Affairs Officer. Levy will lead the company’s geopolitical strategic analysis and its global government relations function, and a global network of external strategists.

What does Levy bring to Accenture in his new role?

Andrew J.P Levy has been with Accenture for more than 10 years, most recently serving as the company’s general counsel for Growth Markets, based in Hong Kong and Singapore. Prior to joining Accenture, Levy held other regional and global legal roles for Accenture.

Levy was an attorney with Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP in New York and Washington, and was deputy general counsel for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security

“Assessing geopolitical trends and working effectively with governments and thought leaders around the world has never been more important. Andrew’s international experience and political and legal background make him perfectly suited for this new and extremely important role,” commented Joel Unruch, general counsel and corporate secretary at Accenture.

Levy, who is based in Chicago, will report directly to Unruch and work closely with members of Accenture’s Global Management Committee and the company’s Board of Directors.