William Nelligan

William Nelligan

Chief Executive Officer

William is a transformational global leader with a track record of delivering market-leading results in the U.S. and 60-countries globally. He has deep expertise in data analytics, software, technology, M&A, and international/global development in the technology services industries. Experience serving a broad client base, including corporations (Fortune 5000), government, institutions, NGOs, and scholastic market segments, he has a proven ability to lead technology innovation efforts, build teams, and thrive in fast-paced, multicultural, and diverse business environments. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Finance from Ithaca College. William joined Direct Line’s Board of Directors in March 2020; as a member of the executive team and CEO, William envisioned Direct Line for exceptional growth in size and capability while fostering a culture of integrity, empathy, and ownership.