Brook Buchanan

Buchanan, Brook

Job Title: Digital Consulting Director
Company: Avanade
Industry: Management Consulting
Mentor Since: Fall 2015
Will Mentor: Graduate Students

Job Description

Client Executive that provides a blend of consulting account and financial management, advisory consulting, offering development, and team leadership

Company Description

Avanade is the leading provider of innovative digital and cloud services, business solutions and design-led experiences delivered through the power of people and the Microsoft ecosystem. Our professionals bring bold, fresh thinking combined with technology, business and industry expertise to help fuel transformation and growth for our clients and their customers. Avanade has 30,000 digitally connected people across 24 countries, bringing clients the best thinking through a collaborative culture that honors diversity and reflects the communities in which we operate. Majority owned by Accenture, Avanade was founded in 2000 by Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation. Learn more at

Employment History

Avanade - Director, Client Executive Collistic - Owner, Managing Consultant EMC, Microsoft, BearingPoint (acquired by PwC) - Program Management and Architecture Consultant


Seattle University - MBA, Leadership Formation Certificate Pacific Lutheran University - BA Economics, BS Psychology

Mentoring Objectives & Scope

Mentoring Objectives: Provide students insights and career guidance on the consulting and technology industries. Expectations: Students should actively drive the discussion around their career goals.

When and where do you hold meetings with your students?

Thursday or Friday PM at an Eastside location.