Chief administrative officer
As chief administrative officer, Charlie Dickson is responsible for the global management and execution of functions including finance, corporate development, information technology, human resources, legal, manufacturing, procurement, and facilities. Dickson joined Kronos in July 2008, bringing a wealth of financial management and operational expertise honed over a 20-year career with industry-leading private and publicly held technology companies. Since joining the company, Dickson has played an integral role in driving a culture of innovation and turning Kronos into the leading provider of workforce management solutions in the cloud.
Prior to joining Kronos, Dickson had been the chief financial officer of DoubleClick, a premier provider of digital marketing and technology services, which was acquired by Google. Before joining DoubleClick, Dickson served as chief financial officer of several companies including: Agency.com, an Internet services company; General Instrument Corporation, a $2 billion global manufacturer of cable TV and satellite TV networks; United Components, a $1 billion global manufacturer; and Winstar Communications, a wireless provider of local telecommunications services. Earlier in his career, he spent nine years with MCI Communications in a variety of senior financial positions in Denver, New York, and Washington D.C.
Dickson earned a bachelor’s degree from Clark University, where he focused on research in renewable energy and resource economics, and a master’s degree in public policy from the University of California at Berkeley.
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