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Jim Hayes

Jim Hayes
Managing Director, Alliances

Jim Hayes is the Managing Director of Alliances for Accenture. He previously was Managing Director for Platform Capability in India, China and the Philippines. In this role, he oversaw the development of critical selling and delivery assets across the SAP, Oracle, Microsoft, SaaS vendors, and custom advanced technology capability. Mr. Hayes and his team play a key role in selling and delivering high-value enterprise software applications to Accenture's clients around the world. He is charged with expanding Accenture's thought leadership related to the application software landscape and with building delivery capabilities. Mr. Hayes also is charged with creating differentiation through business process optimization within enterprise solutions.

Mr. Hayes has been with Accenture for more than 28 years. Previously, he served as the Global Managing Director of Accenture's Oracle practice and has throughout his career specialized in helping a wide variety of multi-national organizations implement broad-ranging, mission-critical enterprise solutions.

Mr. Hayes earned a bachelor's degree in Industrial Management from Purdue University. He has been involved in several community service efforts including: Global Volunteers, Daybreak Transitional Housing, and St. Patrick's Residence for the Aged.