Leah Blessin


Leah is a seasoned Leader with 17 years of experience in consulting, IT and digital transformation. She joined Accenture in 2000 straight after University where she had studied Business Administration specializing in Operations Research, Business Information Systems and Human Resource Management. After delivering consulting and Systems Integration projects and programs in the Products Industries for 9 years she became a Solution Architect. She worked in India for 2 years building the Solution Architect capabilities in the Delivery Center from 2011 to 2013. On returning to Germany she lead the Solution Architecting function in the DACH region and delivered SaaS consulting and implementation projects in the Consumer goods Industry. For the last 2 years she has been leading the Accenture Cloud First Applications team In DACH. In her role she is responsible for Accenture’s Business based on High growth SaaS platforms and solutions like Salesforce.com and Workday. Together with her very fast growing team she drives SaaS based digital transformation at leading companies in Austria, Switzerland and Germany. She believes in a diverse team bringing best results and that there is no “one size fits all career”. Leah is married and mother of 3 kids between 4 and 10.

Why I Tech

Because Tech drives and enables constant change and Innovation

My personal tech/IT-trend 2017

SaaS based digital transformation – setting the scene for the agility and innovation company need in the future! And all buzzing hypes like AI, Automation, Agile, DevOps are applicable and alive in SaaS!