David Rowland, a 35-year Accenture (NYSE: ACN) veteran, has been appointed to serve as CEO of the global professional services contractor on an interim basis.
Rowland became CFO in July 2013 after he previously served as senior vice president of finance and chair of Accenture’s Operations Council.
In addition to Rowland’s promotion, Accenture also named 30-year company veteran KC McClure as its new CFO.
McClure previously held financial oversight and investor relations management roles at the company. She will serve on Accenture’s Global Management Committee in her new capacity.