Gene Reznik is the Group Technology Officer and Network Business Managing Director for Accenture’s Communications, Media & Technology operating group. He is responsible for leading Accenture's technology agenda for the group globally. This includes defining the group's technology strategy, overseeing current and future technology partnerships, and developing emerging technology areas.
In leading the groups’ Network Business, the focus is on evolving traditional service providers to becoming integrated digital service providers - helping our clients build next generation digital networks that are innovative, software driven and provide seamless connections to cloud ecosystems .
Throughout his 20 year career with Accenture, Gene has held a number of leadership positions within CMT across North America, Europe and Asia. Prior to his current role, Gene led Accenture's CMT business in Asia Pacific, based out of Beijing. Before that, Gene served as the global managing director of Accenture's Communications Industry group serving clients in the wireless, wireline and cable segments.
During his tenure, Gene has led high profile engagements with some of the world's largest service providers. His work included formulating and implementing strategies related to network and services evolution. He also developed Accenture's service provider cost reduction methodology and performed extensive research on network planning and management. Gene has also focused on addressing strategic issues related to the development of and transition to next-generation Internet-based services, an area in which he conducted extensive research.
Over the years, Gene has authored a number of articles and has been a frequent keynote speaker at industry conferences. He is a former member of the Board of Directors for the TM Forum.
Gene holds a Bachelors Degree in electrical engineering from Northwestern University, and a Masters in Business Administration from the University of Chicago.