Senior Vice President, Business Development
Dion Persson joined ServiceMaster in September 2017 as senior vice president of business development. He joined the company to lead the spin-off of ServiceMaster’s American Home Shield brand into a new public company in 2018. Persson also is responsible for advancing all business development activities for the company, including directing and evaluating new marketplace opportunities, such as strategic partnerships, mergers, and acquisitions.
Prior to joining ServiceMaster, Persson served as vice president of strategy and analytics for Ingersoll Rand, a leading global provider of products, services and solutions. He joined the company in 2011 as vice president, strategy and business development for the Residential Solutions sector. He also served as the business leader for the Ingersoll Rand home automation division.
Persson also held numerous leadership roles at Johns Manville, a Berkshire Hathaway company, including senior vice president and general counsel, head of human resources and business leader for the company’s global fiberglass business.
He holds a bachelor of science degree in accounting from Brigham Young University and a juris doctor degree (JD) from Yale Law School.