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HiSoftware Appoints Chris McNulty as Chief Technology Officer

March 31, 2014

Former Dell CTO and SharePoint MVP to lead company’s technology strategy

Nashua, NH – HiSoftware Inc., a leading provider of compliance and security solutions, today announced former Dell CTO and Microsoft SharePoint MVP, Chris McNulty joined the company as Chief Technology Officer (CTO). He will be responsible for driving the company’s overall technology strategy across all product lines and market verticals.

“The increased demand for our SharePoint and Office 365 solutions for secure collaboration speaks to the many challenges organization’s face when it comes to managing governance and security on the platform. I’m pleased to announce the addition of Chris to the team to help shape how our products will continue to solve these issues as SharePoint evolves, as well as how we extend our solutions to other technologies,” said President and CEO, Kurt A. Mueffelmann. “Chris brings over 20 years of domain expertise in the SharePoint technology space, as a CTO and SharePoint MVP, as well as deep expertise within the financial services space. We look forward to leveraging that experience to strengthen and develop new solutions for identifying and securing sensitive and confidential information across unstructured collaborative environments.”

As HiSoftware’s CTO, McNulty will have global responsibility for the company’s technology strategy for SharePoint and other areas including cloud, mobile and Web compliance and security. McNulty brings over 20 years of software experience, leaving his position as CTO, Windows Systems Management at Dell Software, where he oversaw solutions for SharePoint, Office 365, Yammer and related technologies to join the HiSoftware team. He’s a Microsoft SharePoint MVP, MCTS, MCSE, MSA and MVTSP. This March he was named one of the Top 25 SharePoint Influencers for 2014. A frequent speaker at events around the globe, McNulty is the author of the “SharePoint 2013 Consultant’s Handbook” among other books. He also blogs at Previously, McNulty led the SharePoint consulting practice at KMA, a Boston based Microsoft Gold Partner. He holds an MBA in Investment Management from Boston College and has in-depth experience in financial services technology gained with John Hancock, State Street, GMO and Santander.

HiSoftware is a Microsoft Gold Certified Application Development Partner and 2012 Windows IT Pro Editors’ Choice Gold Medal Winner for SharePoint product of the year. More information about HiSoftware compliance and security solutions can be found at:

About HiSoftware

HiSoftware provides end-to-end information security and compliance solutions to help organizations address business process, regulatory and productivity concerns around the secure collaboration of data in content management systems and social environments. HiSoftware solutions add a layer of security at the content level to enforce data and web governance policies and improve collaboration, while minimizing risk on a wide range of digital environments including SharePoint, file shares, enterprise social systems, mobiles, intranets, extranets, public websites and the cloud. HiSoftware is a Microsoft Gold Application Development Partner with over 1,000 customers across a broad range of industries including Global 2000 companies, higher education, and US and international government agencies. Learn more at or follow @HiSoftware on Twitter.