Dan Filby

Chief Executive Officer

Dan has more than 20 years of experience leading global organizations from Fortune 500 brands to start-up companies that provide software and technology enabled services. In these roles, he has transformed businesses to achieve healthy growth by increasing innovation, achieving operational excellence and fostering a culture where customer experience is the number one priority.


Prior to HighWire, Dan was President of First Advantage’s Corporate Tax, Transportation Management and Employee Verification businesses.  Dan has also held key management positions at Oracle, Workshare and GE Capital.  He is a past Executive Board Member of The National Employment Network (2013-2015), a past Board member of Lanthorn Technologies (2004-2007) and The Silicon Valley Computer Using Educators (2009-2011).   


Dan has been a frequent speaker at domestic and international events including ITS World Congress, Tax Executives Institute, NAFTA Next and various CFO Summits. He also served as the Chairperson for the inaugural 2010 Chinese Legal IT Summit in Shanghai and is a member of the Young President’s Organization (YPO). Dan earned a Bachelor of Economics at Wilfrid Laurier University in Waterloo, Canada.  He is Lean Six Sigma Black Belt and earned a Master Certification in Lean Six Sigma from Villanova University.