David Clarke

Chief Technology Officer (CTO), Workday

David Clarke is the CTO at Workday who is responsible for the strategic direction of the company’s technology.

Since joining Workday in 2008, David has served in various leadership roles, most recently as Senior Vice President of Technology Development. In this role, he oversaw all of the company’s core transaction processing, analytics, and integration frameworks. He also led Workday’s technology initiatives, focusing on the company’s data centre infrastructure, public cloud operations, software development and deployment processes.

Prior to Workday, David was the Co-Founder and Senior Vice President of Products at Cape Clear Software. Earlier in his career, David worked in product management leadership at Iona Technologies. David holds a Bachelor of Computer Science from Trinity College in Dublin, Ireland.