Managing Director - Regional Legal Lead for EMEA
As Regional Director of Legal Services, & Compliance, Operations, Regulatory and Employment law for Accenture, Francesca leads a team of more than 40 in-house talented lawyers across EMEA.
Having joined Accenture 2006, Francesca has been part of several global project implementation initiatives, and the set-up of new Operations and Legal entities in Eastern Europe, Africa, Middle East, Asia and Latin America. Having graduated in 1997 from L.U.I.S.S. Guido Carli University in Rome, Italy, she gained significant experience in major international law firms providing support to multinational companies. Francesca has a strong background in, Compliance Employment Law, Immigration and Corporate law, Data Privacy, and Regulatory matters across EMEA. An active member of Accenture’s Accent on Woman Organization, which works to ensure the success of their female employees, she is also the author of several publications on Employment Law and Data Privacy, and sits on the board of directors of several Accenture legal entities, and she is member of Accenture Geographic Unit Leadership Councils.