2019 Speakers

Peter Lacy
Senior Managing Director, Accenture Strategy
Peter Lacy is Senior Managing Director at Accenture and a member of its Global Leadership Council, working with CEOs, fortune 500 companies and organisations including the UN, EU and UK Government. His responsibilities include Growth, Strategy and Sustainability. He leads Accenture’s relationship with the World Economic Forum and its Digital Transformation of Industries programme. He also leads Accenture UK and Ireland Strategy business. Peter’s role focuses on corporate strategy, digital transformation, investments in innovation and acquisitions. Previously, Peter worked for McKinsey and Company and the think tank, the Academy of Business in Society, where he was founding executive director. Peter founded the World Economic Forum’s YGL Taskforce on Circular Economy and the WEF YGL Circular Economy Awards. He has led the world's largest study on CEO attitudes to sustainability for the UN Secretary General four times, and he was a founding signatory of the UN’s Principles for Responsible Management Education. His book “Waste to Wealth – the Circular Economy Advantage” is published in 8 languages.
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