Steven C. Tiell

R&D Sr. Principal of Accenture
Steven C. Tiell

Steven is R&D Sr. Principal at Accenture, responsible for the firm’s Technology Vision. The Technology Vision is Accenture’s premier thought leadership and is used to direct R&D investments and guide growth strategies for Accenture and its clients. He’s also established the firm’s positions on data ethics and digital trust.

As a strategy and innovation executive, Steven is passionate about creating scalable and positive impact through business model innovations that position companies to disrupt existing markets and enter new ones. Having worked in smart cities and the public safety practices at two defense contractors, much of his career has focused on leveraging technology for impact in the public sector.

Prior to Accenture, Steven led numerous global programs for Cisco’s Connected Urban Development initiative and went on to lead the Smart+Connected Communities Institute. He has also led R&D for a global digital media firm and started several entrepreneurial ventures.

Steven lives in San Francisco and holds a BS in Computer Science Engineering, Information Systems and an MBA in Sustainable Management.