Arjun Bedi leads Accenture’s global strategic portfolio of Diamond Clients, comprised of more than 240 of the firm’s largest and most strategic global clients, and is a member of Accenture’s Global Management Committee led by Accenture’s CEO.
Arjun has more than 32 years of experience in the Life Sciences, Biotech, Health and Products industries. Since becoming a Partner in 2000, Arjun has held several leadership and management roles. He led Accenture’s life sciences portfolio of clients while also serving as the Growth & Strategy Lead for Accenture’s Products North America business. Prior to that, he led the Life Sciences High Growth (Biotech) Portfolio, establishing a new segment including new relationships at six of the top 10 biotech clients. Before that, Arjun led Accenture’s Health and Life Sciences R&D business globally, tripling revenues in six years while improving profitability, scale and talent. He also founded and continues to lead the Health & Life Sciences Industry CEO Roundtable, now in its ninth year.
Arjun is a seasoned leader with extensive experience in helping shape and execute strategies that drive improved stakeholder value. Over the past decade, his client work has focused on delivering major change programs enabled by integrating leading Digital Technologies (Cloud, Data/Analytics, AI) at scale to drive significant business results and stakeholder value.
Arjun earned a bachelor’s degree (honors) in Economics from Delhi University in India and holds a master’s degree in Business Administration from Temple University’s Fox School of Business. Arjun volunteers in his local church and is an active supporter of disadvantaged children through charitable projects in India. He previously served on the Board of Directors for Wilma Theater in Philadelphia. Arjun lives in Bryn Mawr with his wife Paula and their two vizslas; they have two daughters.