TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - April 07, 2016) - Ceridian, a global human capital management technology company, announces that Paul Elliott has been appointed President, effective immediately. Paul will also retain his current title as Chief Operating Officer and report to David Ossip, Chairman and CEO of Ceridian.

"This is an exciting time for the company as we continue to build on our tremendous momentum of Dayforce and Ceridian's ongoing transformation," says David Ossip, Chairman and CEO, Ceridian. "Paul is an exceptional leader and he will play a pivotal role in this transformation. I look forward to supporting Paul in his new role as President."

Paul has more than twenty-five years experience in a variety of senior financial and operational roles.

He joined Ceridian Canada in 2004 as Chief Financial Officer. In 2009, Paul's responsibilities were expanded to include Chief Operating Officer of Ceridian Canada where he helped to lead the business for a period of sustained growth and award winning employee engagement. In 2013, Paul became Chief Operating Officer of Ceridian HCM. He was a key leader in the successful integration of the Dayforce business and was instrumental in consolidating all North American operations.

"I am honored to take on this leadership role to accelerate the growth of our cloud business, led by the award winning Dayforce technology," says Paul Elliott, President and COO, Ceridian. Paul is married with three teenage sons. His personal interests are travel with family, fitness and ice hockey. 

About Ceridian
Ceridian is a global human capital management technology company serving more than 50 countries. Our offering includes the award winning, cloud-based Dayforce HCM, Global Solutions, and Small Business Payroll. Ceridian. Makes Work Life Better™ For more information about Ceridian solutions call 1-877-237-4342 or visit

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