David Ossip

David Ossip

Chairman & CEO

David Ossip is Chairman and CEO of Ceridian, one of the fastest growing global Human Capital Management technology companies.

David is a serial entrepreneur, with five career exits including Workbrain, which sold to Infor for $227M after a successful IPO, and Dayforce, a highly successful SaaS-based workforce management software company.

As CEO, David led Ceridian’s transformation from legacy provider into an innovative cloud Human Capital Management company.

In April 2018, Ceridian completed the largest technology IPO in Canadian history, raising over $800 Million. Ceridian also completed a secondary offering for an additional $400 Million.

David is an active investor, advisor and mentor, and has invested in Canadian startups including Thalmic, WealthSimple, and Phenomics.

David has been named Canada’s Most Admired CEO by Waterstone Human Capital, and one of the Highest Rated CEOs by Glassdoor. Under his leadership, Ceridian has been named a best place to work for millennials, for women, and in technology.