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Daniel Benton

Non-executive director at NHS Digital
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Daniel Benton is a non-executive director, leading on IT delivery excellence, operational transformation and technology strategy on the NHS Digital board.

He spent most of his career at Accenture, where he was global head of the Technology Strategy and Digital Strategy practices.  He has extensive experience both of setting and implementing the technology agendas for large organisations through periods of transformational change, including the implementation of advanced consumer-facing technologies. He led much of Accenture’s thinking around the impact of technology on business and on transforming IT organisations. He was also seconded twice as Chief Information Officer to an international bank and a large global insurer.

Daniel is a trustee of The Grange Festival.