VivaTech 2021


Daniel Dines

Co-founder and CEO


United States of America


Daniel Dines is the co-founder and CEO of UiPath, a leading provider of enterprise automation software. Dines started UiPath in 2005 with the goal of building a solution that could help humans reduce the time and stress that come from menial, administrative business tasks. Today, Dines’ vision is to make software robots, powered by computer vision and AI, as common as PCs in the workplace. Dines began his engineering career at Microsoft where he designed and developed the SQL Server Agent. Still a hacker at heart, he is active in driving the Company’s end-to-end automation platform and supporting the hundreds of thousands of developers who are building automations on the UiPath platform. Dines is recognized as an authority on driving business growth through company culture, employee empowerment, and innovation. In September 2019, Dines was featured as Boss of the Bots on the cover of Forbes magazine. He was also named by Comparably as one of the top 25 best CEOs of 2020, ranked by female employees, one of the best 50 CEOs of 2019, and one of the best CEOs of 2019 for minority workers. He also serves as a speaker on related topics at conferences including TechCrunch Disrupt, TiEcon, Techonomy, HowtoWeb, and VivaTech.