Matthias Ziegler leads Accenture’s Technology Innovation in Austria, Switzerland, Germany & Russia (ASGR) and the Technology Incubation Groups in Europe. Technology Innovation unites key pillars of Accenture’s Technology Innovation ecosystem including Labs, Ventures, Studios and the Technology Incubation Groups for Blockchain, Extended Reality, Quantum and Robotics. Technology Innovation orchestrates end-to-end services ranging from R&D collaboration and co-research, open innovation & start up cooperation, rapid prototyping and pilot engagements. Technology Innovation in ASGR works closely with Strategy & Consulting, Enterprise Transformation, as well as Cloud First, the Liquid Studios and our X Reality and Blockchain practices.
Matthias joined Accenture in 2000 after a PhD at Siemens and Technical University of Munich and became Managing Director in 2015. Matthias incubated and led the Emerging Technology practice in ASGR and held several leadership positions in the global group. He supported various clients in Products and Resources industries to transform and innovate. As Client Innovation Lead, Matthias continues to drive adoption of emerging and innovative technologies at one of our large clients.
Matthias is well known as inspirational thought leader, proven practice builder, business developer and innovation and change driver. He lives with his wife and three daughters in Erding near Munich and recharges his batteries with a mix of running, bodyweight training and yoga.
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