Accenture Chairman, CEO Nanterme Steps Down for Health Reasons
By Colin Kellaher
Accenture PLC (ACN) on Friday said Pierre Nanterme has stepped down as chairman and chief executive for health reasons.
The Dublin professional-services company said David Rowland, its chief financial officer, will serve as interim CEO, while lead independent director Marge Magner will assume the post of non-executive chairman.
Accenture said Mr. Nanterme, who was diagnosed with colon cancer in 2016, will continue as an adviser to the CEO.
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