Julie Sweet is the CEO of Accenture (a multinational professional services company) and a member of the company’s board of directors. From 2016 to 2019, the American business magnate was added to Fortune’s “Most Powerful Women” list.
Julie Sweet Wiki and Facts
|Date of Birth
|1966/1967 (age 53–54)
|CEO of Accenture
|Claremont McKenna College (BA) Columbia Law School (JD)
|CEO of Accenture
Board member of
TechNet Executive Council
Canada-United States Council for Advancement of Women Entrepreneurs and Business Leaders
Julie Sweet Early Life and Education
Sweet was raised in Tustin, California. She graduated from Claremont McKenna College with a bachelor’s degree and from Columbia Law School with a law degree.
Julie Sweet Career
Right before Julie became the CEO of Accenture‘s industry, she served as the Chief Executive Officer in the company’s North American region which was the company’s main regional region. Over the previous five years, she served as Accenture’s general counsel, secretary, and chief enforcement officer. Julie spent ten years as a partner in the law firm Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP before joining Accenture in 2010.
Julie is a member of the World Economic Forum’s Board of Trustees as well as the Business Roundtable’s Board of Directors, where she heads the Technology Committee.
Julie also works on the boards of Catalyst, the Center for Strategic & International Studies, and the Marriott Foundation for People with Disabilities – Bridges from School to Work. She was ranked first on FORTUNE’s list of the “Most Powerful Women in Business” in 2020.
Julie Sweet Net worth
Julie Sweet’s net worth is estimated to be at least $36.5 million dollars as of April 20, 2021. Ms. Sweet owns over 2,167 units of Accenture plc stock worth over $5,695,301 and has sold ACN stock worth over $24,516,293 in the last ten years.
Julie Sweet Influence
In 2019, the New York Times dubbed Sweet “one of the most influential women in corporate America.” In 2016, 2017, 2018, and 2019, Fortune named her one of the “Most Powerful Women”; in 2019, she was ranked No. 9.
Julie Sweet Husband
Sweet is married to Chad Sweet, who was Ted Cruz’s campaign chairman for Cruz’s 2016 presidential campaign. Together they have children – two daughters.