Payal Vasudeva is a Managing Director in Strategy based out of Accenture’s London office. She leads Accenture Strategy’s Talent and Organisation Practice for UK and Ireland. She joined Accenture 16 years ago and has worked across various industry sectors globally. Her expertise lies in operating model evolution and organisation redesign, embedding behaviour change, strategic talent initiatives and HR transformation. Payal is passionate about the future of HR and the changing workforce in the context of digital, advising senior client leadership teams on the subject. She is also the Accenture Strategy UKI People Lead responsible for enabling the employee value proposition and talent strategy for Accenture’s own business, to improve how we all work and live. She has been recognised externally as Top 25 Global Diversity Champion in the inaugural Global Diversity List, supported by the Economist. Payal holds a MSc in Industrial Relations & Personnel Management from the London School of Economics.