David Wilkinson

David Wilkinson
President and General Manager, NCR Retail
NCR Corporation
As President and General Manager for Retail, David Wilkinson is responsible for creating and executing NCR’s overall vision and strategy for the Retail industry. He is focused on helping Retailers thrive and deliver on their brand promise in a digital first world by leveraging NCR’s unique software, hardware and services capabilities that run the entire operation from back office to front end. NCR’s solutions accelerate the transformation of Retailers around the world helping them to leverage technology to better serve their customers.

Paramount in this is evangelizing NCR’s next-generation retail store architecture that enables retailers to deploy new technology faster and at lower overall costs. David’s energy and passion coupled with a strong customer focus has created a foundation for success. During this tenure, David has held various positions, from leading the Global Retail Sales organization, running the cloud POS start-up within NCR, leading the Emerging Industries team or focusing on NCR’s channel business.

With 25-years of experience, David has a proven track record of growing existing business models as well as innovating new ones to fill strategic gaps and accelerate profitability. Prior to joining NCR, David held various leadership positions at leading IT and Telecom firms including Avaya, Nortel and Verizon.

In addition to his current duties, David is also a member of the Board of Trustees for the NCR Foundation and is a board member for Junior Achievement of Georgia. The goal of the NCR Foundation is to advance technology through STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts and Mathematics) education in the communities in which NCR employees and customers live and work around the globe.

David has a Bachelor’s of Business Administration degree in Finance from Stephen F. Austin and an MBA from the University of Texas at Arlington.

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January 14
1:45 pm2:15 pm
An industry already in flux, retail faced seismic disruption in 2020. Ready or not, consumers and retailers had to make the leap to digital like never before. But the story isn’t about COVID-19—it’s about change. Because that’s the only constant. Join NCR’s David Wilkinson, President & GM of NCR Retail, for a fireside Q&A with Becca Coggins, Senior Partner at McKinsey to discover the… Read more