Manish Panjwani is a Managing Director with Accenture’s South Client Group, currently serving as the Resources Industry South Sales Lead responsible for approximately $1B in sales. In his 26 years with Accenture, he has held various leadership roles.
He has represented Accenture at technology forums, including: NASSCOM and Sapphire. He has also led discussions at global CIO conferences and renowned universities on digital end-to-end IT, cloud computing, India growth opportunity, frugal innovation and digital business. He is well published in the areas of digital, cloud and chemical industry topics. Manish is the Executive Sponsor of the Asian Pacific American Employee Resource Group for the Houston office.
Raised in convent schools and Jesuit colleges in India, Manish migrated to the U.S. at a young age. After completing his graduate degree, he joined Andersen Consulting. He is a mentor to small Asian businesses owners and startup entrepreneurs, and an executive board member of Children At Risk, a Texas based child advocacy group. In his spare time, Manish enjoys the outdoors, travelling globally with his family, cooking, watching movies, biking, practicing yoga, and “trying to” golf. He, his wife, Manju, their daughter, Aarushi, and their son, Aarav, live in The Woodlands, Texas.