Mark Spelman


Mark Spelman

Co-Head, System Initiative on Shaping the Future of Digital Economy and Society

World Economic Forum


السيرة الذاتية

Mark is an international business leader who worked at Accenture for 26 years. He has significant experience in business and digital strategies, operating models and change management. His Accenture roles included being Global Head of Strategy, Global Managing Director for Thought Leadership and Executive Director for the Accenture Institute for High Performance. His current role includes working for the World Economic Forum (WEF) to lead their Future of the Internet Initiative and chairing an EU-China Expert group on the Future of the Digital Economy. This work involves engaging leading thinkers and decision makers from Government, Business and Civil Society on digital disruption, internet access and cyber resilience. Mark was Chairman of the American Chamber of Commerce Executive Council in Brussels; his current non-executive role includes Chatham House, The Future Cities Catapult in the UK, a social enterprise Numbers For Good and Chairman of Leap - a charity specialising in helping young people understand the causes and consequences of conflict. He has an MA in Economics from Cambridge University and a MBA from INSEAD, France.