Melanie Cutlan leads the Accenture Trade Network of the Future initiative, looking across the full value chain including how new technologies impact many domains across traditional trade finance, procurement and supply chain. Melanie also leads the Blockchain Practice for Accenture Operations, which works with 94% of the Fortune 100. She and her team are at the epicenter of blockchain innovation, its application to business processes and the assessment of future implications as the technology takes hold.
She is a sought-after speaker and author including, the recently published, Unlock Trapped Value with Blockchain. Prior to leading the Operations Blockchain Practice, she led the Accenture Tech Garage where Lean Startup Methods where used to disrupt the business from the inside out.