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Kendra Thompson

Managing Director, Accenture Wealth Management

With more than 17 years of broker dealer and advisory industry experience, Kendra is a managing director in Accenture’s Financial Services group focused on wealth management strategy. Based in Toronto, she leads Accenture Wealth Management globally and the Management Consulting Development Program in Canada. Prior to joining Accenture, Kendra held similar roles in strategy and marketing at financial services firms in Canada, Australia, and the UK. She holds a joint Bachelor of Arts/Commerce degree in industrial relations from McGill University in Canada and an MBA from Open University in the UK.
Latest Posts | By Kendra Thompson
Posted on May 10th, 2017

Financial cybersecurity breaches: Planning for “when,” not “if”

One in three targeted cybersecurity attacks is successful, according to a recent Accenture...
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Financial cybersecurity breaches: Planning for “when,” not “if”
Posted on April 17th, 2017

Wealth management hybrid advice: What comes after the pilot?

I had the good fortune recently to participate in great conversations on the future of wealth...
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Wealth management hybrid advice: What comes after the pilot?
Posted on March 30th, 2017

The future of wealth advisory is an ampersand

Recent headlines around wealth management advisors pit humans versus robo-advisors. Clients...
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The future of wealth advisory is an ampersand
Posted on March 14th, 2017

Cut your processing costs significantly with RPA

Robotic Process Automation (RPA) has been a topic of discussions and has raised numerous questions...
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Cut your processing costs significantly with RPA
Posted on February 24th, 2017

How traditional firms are playing in the robo-advice space

New entrants have been getting all the attention, but it’s the robo-advice capabilities being...
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How traditional firms are playing in the robo-advice space
Posted on December 15th, 2016

Three things to know about hybrid advice

Robo-advice is a hot topic right now, but what´s next? We believe that hybrid advice is something...
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Three things to know about hybrid advice
Posted on November 30th, 2016

Modernizing client and advisor tools with Financial Services Cloud

We’ve never seen such a shift in the wealth management advisor-client relationship as we are...
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Modernizing client and advisor tools with Financial Services Cloud
Posted on November 17th, 2016

Charting a new path in the emerging wealth management landscape

Is your wealth management firm still relying on one-to-one interactions and product-led advising?...
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Charting a new path in the emerging wealth management landscape
Posted on November 3rd, 2016

Add Millennials to your client base by changing it up

Did you know 66 percent of children fire their parents’ financial advisor after receiving an...
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Add Millennials to your client base by changing it up