Entrepreneur / Investor / Public Speaker / Author
David Nilssen is the CEO of DOXA which partners with businesses to start and scale-up high-performing, borderless teams out of global locations like the Philippines and Vietnam.
In 2007, the United States Small Business Administration (SBA) named him the National Young Entrepreneur of the Year and his businesses have been recognized as one of the “Best Places to Work” seven times. They have also been included on many Inc 5000 lists, including the Inc 500 in 2008. In 2012, David wrote Making the Jump into Small Business Ownership which is available on Amazon.
As an investor, David has provided funding to companies in neuropharma, online travel, personal financial management, transportation, digital administration & more. He is a member of both the Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO) and the Young President’s Organization (YPO) and serves on the Board of Directors of the Entrepreneurs’ Organization and Guidant Financial.
As leaders, we are living through a fundamental transformation in the way we work and live. This requires a borderless mindset – looking beyond the way we think and learn to grow in a dynamic world. As the CEO and founder of DOXA, an outsourcing company for borderless talent, David Nilssen understands what it will take to create a borderless world and how the modern leader can best prepare for it.