David Ossip

Founder, DayForce & Workbrain

David Ossip is Ceridian HCM’s Chief Executive Officer and the driving force behind the innovation, vision, and leadership of the company. Dayforce, a highly successful SaaS-based company founded by David, was acquired by Ceridian in 2012. David previously founded Workbrain, where he served as CEO and President and was responsible for the company’s overall product and market direction. David has been recognized with many awards for leadership, including: Canada’s Best 50 Managed Companies, Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award, Arthur Kroeger College Award for Management, and a 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.