Co-Chief Executive Officer & Executive Chairman
Jerre Stead is Co-Chief Executive Officer and Executive Chairman of DTN. Previously, he served as chairman and CEO of IHS Markit from its formation in July 2016 through December 2017. He also was executive chairman of IHS Inc., starting December 1, 2000 and served as both chairman and CEO of IHS from September 2006 until June 2013, and from June 2015 through December 2017. Besides IHS Markit and IHS, he has served as CEO and/or Chairman of seven other highly successful technology and information companies: Honeywell-Phillips Medical Electronics, Square D, AT&T Global Business Communications Systems, AT&T Global Information Solutions (NCR Corporation), NCR Japan, Legent Corporation and Ingram Micro. Jerre has served on 35 corporate boards during his career and in 2017 received the B. Kenneth West Lifetime Achievement Award from the National Association of Corporate Directors. He is a graduate of the University of Iowa and the Harvard University Advanced Management Program.