Portland, OR- (Marketwire - May 5, 2010) - Exterro, Inc., the leading provider of legal governance, risk and compliance management solutions, today announced that enterprise software veteran James FitzGerald has joined the company as Director of Product Marketing and Management.
FitzGerald brings to Exterro more than 20 years of experience in product marketing and management for industry-leading complex software solution providers. In this role, he will help grow Exterro's e-discovery solution suite's leading position in the marketplace and help expand Exterro's market opportunities in the legal governance, risk and compliance (GRC) space.
"Bringing FitzGerald on board now is just another step in our growing ability to address market needs and extend our leadership position," said Bobby Balachandran, President and CEO of Exterro, Inc. "Managing complex e-discovery and legal GRC needs calls for best-of-breed workflow solutions, and FitzGerald's deep product marketing experience in the enterprise software industry is well-suited to his role leading product management and marketing initiatives to communicate the power of Exterro's Fusion solutions to clients."
Previously, FitzGerald was Director of Product Management and Strategy for IBM for 10 years. While at IBM, he was responsible for product initiatives that grew a technology and product base of $22 million per year to $414 million per year, and forged strategic partnerships with leaders such as Cisco, Nokia, and Siemens and McKesson.
FitzGerald earned his Masters of Business Administration in technology marketing from the University of Oregon, and holds an undergraduate degree in Computer Science/MIS from Northeastern University in Boston, Mass.
Exterro was founded with the simple vision that applying the concepts of process optimization and data science to how companies manage digital information and respond to litigation would drive more successful outcomes at a lower cost. We remain committed to this vision today as we deliver a fully integrated Legal GRC platform that enables our clients to address their regulatory, compliance and litigation risks more effectively and at lower costs. With software solutions that span privacy, legal operations, compliance, cybersecurity and information governance, Exterro helps some of the world’s largest organizations work smarter and more efficiently. For more information, visit exterro.com.
Ron J. Rambo Jr.
Marketing Content & Communications Manager