William “Deal” Daly – Field CTO

Deal Daly has business and technical experience spanning 30 years; transforming and building high performing technology and operations teams in manufacturing, web-scale subscription, genomics and B2B businesses. Most recently, Deal has held startup roles of EVP and Chief Digital Officer as well as Chief Strategy Officer.

Prior roles include Ancestry.com and AncestryDNA, where he held the concurrent positions of Vice President of IT and Chief Information Security Officer. In these roles he was responsible for both corporate and web-scale IT, Data Governance, and information security and compliance. This includes both on-premise and multiple cloud operations.

Before Ancestry.com, Deal managed data centers and IT for Intuit (TurboTax, Quicken, Quickbooks), and also managed M&A technology and business integrations for LexisNexis.

Preceding his career in technology, Deal held the position of VP Operations for Bertelsmann AG, where he managed operations for compact disk manufacturing and book and music club operations.