Dare Mighty Things

“Far better it is to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs even though checkered by failure, than to rank with those timid spirits who neither enjoy nor suffer much because they live in the gray twilight that knows neither victory nor defeat.”
– Theodore Roosevelt

Biography

J

as Dhillon is Chief Digital Officer and President, Digital Solutions at Ipsos.  He leads the team that has overall responsibility for global cloud applications and services (excluding Dimensions) as well as driving innovation-oriented technology initiatives related to Ipsos’s social, collaboration, gamification, data visualization and mobile platforms.

Prior to Ipsos Jas has eleven years of CEO experience and twelve years of Fortune 100 executive leadership, management consulting, and venture capital experience.  His accomplishments include building and leading high-performance teams in diverse functional roles – general management, business development, mergers and acquisitions, sales, marketing, product management, strategic planning, and finance.  

Jas has a strong track record in raising capital, delivering solutions, establishing/ managing long-term executive level client relationships, and negotiating complex sales/partnership deals. Jas also founded, scaled and exited 2 successful Software as a Service ventures in Business Social Networking and Cross-Enterprise Collaboration.  

Additionally, Mr. Dhillon was one of five key Executives at Microsoft Office Live (now Office 365) and responsible for business development, acquisitions, and partnerships.

ZeroDegrees Inc. (acquired by IAC InterActiveCorp in 2003) was one of the first social networks for business professionals that enabled them to leverage their relationship graph for personal and career success.

One of the first SaaS companies serving the global infrastructure engineering industry.

Pivotal Ventures is a venture accelerator investing and advising in companies at the intersection of the Mobile, Social and Internet of Things.