Tracey Seward, Accenture Managing Director, has served in the Business, Strategy, and Technology Consulting industry for over 25 years. Tracey began her career in the oil and gas industry, and has worked cross industry within the Strategy and Management Consulting areas for the majority of her career. She joined the Accenture Technology practice over two decades ago, working on large scale system design and implementation. Since those early days at Accenture, Tracey has created a start-up Consulting company, specializing in talent and learning consulting. Today, Tracey is the global Consulting Innovation Knowledge Director, focused on go-to-market offering and differentiation strategy. She also serves as Accenture's global Chief Knowledge Officer, and co-leads the Chicago Accenture Strategy community.