Laura Peterson is a Managing Director at Accenture. She currently leads the Communications, Media and Technology (CMT) business for the Northeast market unit in the U.S., a practice with global revenues of nearly $8.8B in fiscal 2019. She advises C-suite executives and some of the world’s most recognizable brands on transforming their business to address new, disruptive technologies and the constantly changing global environment. In this role, Laura and her team create industry-specific solutions to help Accenture’s clients seize new opportunities, enhance efficiencies, address changing business conditions, and drive client results.
Laura is the executive lead for the design and build out of Accenture’s North American innovation flagship in New York at 1 Manhattan West in Hudson Yards. This new property is central to Accenture’s innovation strategy for North America, as the location includes focus spaces and rumble rooms to encourage creativity and collaboration among its people.