Keri Smith leads Accenture's Applied Intelligence Banking Practice for North America and Financial Services for the North East. She is responsible for defining how Accenture uses data, artificial intelligence (AI), automation and analytics to reimagine business and accelerate time to value for financial services clients. With a robust consulting background at the executive level and strong technical competencies, Keri has helped clients design and implement bold agendas that substantially move their businesses to the next level. A proven leader in design and successful delivery of AI-driven strategies and solutions, Keri joined Accenture after 16 years of management consulting experience at a global leader in big data, data science and AI solutions. She has served clients across multiple industries including financial services, life sciences and private equity.