Dan Springer


DocuSign, Inc.

Dan Springer joined DocuSign as CEO in January 2017, and today leads more than 2,400 employees in their mission to accelerate business and simplify life for businesses and individuals all around the world.


Springer has more than 25 years of executive leadership experience driving innovation and hypergrowth across technology and, specifically, the software-as-a-service (SaaS) industry. Prior to DocuSign, he served as chairman and CEO of Responsys for ten years where he transformed and scaled the business from private start up to the leading cross-channel marketing automation platform globally as a publicly traded company. Springer then led the sale of Responsys to Oracle for $1.6 billion. During his tenure, he was honored as both a Bay Area Most Admired CEO and Best CEO.


Previously, he was managing director of Modem Media and also served as CEO at Telleo, Inc., CMO at NextCard, and a consultant at McKinsey & Company. He started his career at DRI/McGraw-Hill and Pacific Telesis. Springer holds an MBA from Harvard University and an AB in Mathematics and Economics from Occidental College.


Springer serves or has served as a board member at both public and private companies, including iCIMS, Ansira, YuMe, ELOAN (Banco Popular), Heighten, Persado, and eGroups (Yahoo!), as well as at nonprofits, including YearUp, The Urban School, Shop.org, AdTech, The Randall Museum and The San Francisco Friends School.