|Harvard Business School, MBA||1992|
|University of Toronto, B.A.||1988|
|Econometrics & Quantitative Economics|
David Ossip is Ceridian HCM’s Chief Executive Officer and the driving force behind the innovation, vision and leadership of the company. David’s commitment to helping companies save time and money while increasing employee engagement and productivity is transforming the human capital management industry.
Dayforce, a highly successful SaaS-based company founded by David, was acquired by Ceridian in 2012.
David served as President of Ceridian Dayforce after the acquisition, where he led further development and growth of the revolutionary Dayforce HCM solution. Recognized as a product visionary, he was instrumental in Ceridian receiving multiple awards, including 2012 and 2013 TekTonic Awards, the Ventana Technology Innovation Award for Human Capital Management and a Gold Brandon Hall Excellence Award for Best Advance in Unique Talent Technology.
David previously founded Workbrain, where he served as CEO and President and was responsible for the company’s overall product and market direction. During his tenure at Workbrain, David was recognized with many awards for his leadership, including being named twice to Canada’s Best 50 Managed Companies, the Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award, the Arthur Kroeger College Award for Management, as well as a nationally awarded Special Citation for Technology Innovation.
In 2004, he was named to Canada’s Top 40 under 40. David holds an MBA from Harvard Business School.