Dan Kirner leads Operations for Accenture’s high performance IT organization. Reporting to Accenture’s CIO, he is responsible for building and operating next generation digital operations to deliver high quality, always on, digitally enabled IT—run on Microsoft, and with SAP as a cornerstone. Most recently, Mr. Kirner led Accenture’s migration of SAP Business Warehouse on SAP HANA to Microsoft Azure. Mr. Kirner also leads finance applications, and in this capacity, collaborates with Accenture’s Finance organization to ensure their digital priorities are reflected in the services IT provides to the business. Previously, he ran SAP strategy and operations, and under his leadership, Accenture’s IT group enabled global finance, human resources, sales and legal processes to uphold public company requirements, support corporate growth, improve controls, reduce costs, and improve business intelligence. Prior, he was a senior executive in Accenture’s SAP practice. Mr. Kirner holds a bachelor of science degree in finance and a master of science degree in accounting from the University of Wisconsin.