Teresa TungManaging Director at Accenture
Teresa Tung is a Managing Director in Accenture Labs, responsible for its global Systems & Platforms R&D group whose projects include semantic modeling, edge analytics, and robotics. Teresa leads her team in evaluating best-of-breed next-generation software architecture solutions from industry, start-ups and academia for relevance to Accenture and its clients, then building experimental prototypes and delivering pioneering pilot projects.
In her role as Applied Intelligence Innovation Lead, Teresa coordinates innovation for Accenture Applied Intelligence across Strategy & Consulting, Technology, and Operations. In this role, she leads projects, for example, around domain knowledge graphs, model management, and the digital twin, from invention through asset development and transfer in Accenture businesses.
Accenture’s most active inventor with over 150 patents filed or granted, Teresa has had several leadership roles in her career with Accenture. In previous roles, she led Accenture Labs research and development activities for Cloud, Big Data, the Internet of Things and APIs, creating a wide range of key assets that are still in use across Accenture and with clients today.
Teresa holds a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from the University of California at Berkeley. She is based in Accenture’s San Francisco Innovation Hub, where she oversees the local Accenture Labs team.