Freha Arshad

SpecialitySenior Manager, Accenture Security

Freha leads Accenture Security’s Health & Public Service Practice for UK&I, she is also the Security Lead for Scotland. She has extensive experience of working with clients in a range of domains from the public sector to financial services. Freha has led a number of large-scale security transformation projects across the government & the public sector focussing on the following areas; security strategy, risk management, data privacy, security operating model and business continuity. In these roles Freha has interacted and advised C-Suite stakeholders, focussing how security challenges can be translated into business benefits.

Freha is passionate about all matters I&D and helped set up and create the ‘Women in Security Scotland’ Group. She also mentors a number of colleagues and is a driving a range of I&D initiatives within Accenture. Freha was named in Management Today’s 2020: 35 under 35 list.