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Accenture names Julie Sweet as CEO

July 11 (Reuters) - Cconsulting and outsourcing services provider Accenture Inc on Thursday named Julie Sweet as its new chief executive officer, effective September.

David Rowland, currently interim CEO, has been appointed as executive chairman, the company said.

Sweet is currently CEO of Accenture's business in North America, the company's largest geographic market. (Reporting by Munsif Vengattil in Bengaluru; Editing by Shounak Dasgupta)