Helen joined Accenture in May 2016 to lead the Lloyds Banking relationship for Accenture in the UK. Prior to Accenture, Helen developed her career over a number of years at IBM, most recently as Managing Director leading the Barclays Global relationship. Other Senior leadership roles have included Sales Director for the IBM UK Retail Business and General Manager of the Printing Product Division across a number of geographies including UK, Ireland and South Africa. At IBM, Helen was executive sponsor for the People With Disabilities Diversity group and a member of the IBM Diversity Council for IBM UK, with a major focus in the last two years on mental health in the workplace. Helen is married to Nick and has two girls.