Kashif Khan joined Accenture in 1995. He is a senior managing director in the Financial Services Group and has directed numerous complex system integrations and business delivery engagements for global banking clients. As the core banking sub-practice lead for UK and Ireland, he develops the practitioner network and sharing of big ideas with the banking community across capability and content, as well as supporting initiatives and opportunities across EALA. The group drives industry awareness, harvests assets and credentials and leads skills development for participants. Away from work, Kashif leaves the IT activities to his three daughters and pursues his interest in more physical architecture—from concept, through to design and build. He is a graduate of Imperial College London and a Chartered Engineer with the Institute of Engineering and Technology.