Stuart is Accenture UKI’s Head of SME Banking. In this role he drives the development of Accenture’s UK SME Banking capability and assets. He champions the sharing of knowledge, content and new ideas across a highly engaged SME community who work across our Banking clients. This approach brings the best of Accenture global thinking and experience in SME banking to our clients in the UK and Ireland. Stuart also leads Accenture’s Commercial and Corporate Banking Community of Practice globally. He has more than 15 years’ experience both within Accenture’s Financial Services practice and directly for a major UK based Commercial Bank. He has deep experience with delivering large scale change programmes, and shaping and designing business architectures across front and back offices. Stuart has published a number of insights on SME Banking including the 2015 Lloyds Bank UK Business Digital Index report. Stuart lives in Edinburgh with his wife and two children where he combines his passion for sport with, amongst other things, coaching his son’s Primary School football team.