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Managing Director, Accenture Defense & Public Safety
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Ger Daly is Accenture's managing director for defense and public safety. Mr. Daly leads Accenture's defense, policing, customs and borders work with government clients globally. His defense industry experience spans large-scale enterprise resource programs (ERP), supply chain logistics, cybersecurity and a range of technology programs that include cloud, analytics, AI, identity management and mobility services for defense clients globally. Mr. Daly also has experience of delivering large-scale biometric matching projects for border management agencies and governments including the European Union and has also overseen the delivery of innovative operating and investigation systems for policing clients globally.

Mr. Daly joined Accenture in 1988. He holds a Bachelor of Electrical and Electronic Engineering from University College Cork. He lives in Dublin, Ireland.

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US Formally Attributes SolarWinds Attack to Russian Intelligence Agency
Jai Vijayan, Contributing Writer,  4/15/2021
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Dependency Problems Increase for Open Source Components
Robert Lemos, Contributing Writer,  4/14/2021
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FBI Operation Remotely Removes Web Shells From Exchange Servers
Kelly Sheridan, Staff Editor, Dark Reading,  4/14/2021
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