CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
As Chief Executive Officer, Jason leads a talented management team to drive growth and innovation for Mitratech and its clients. Jason joined Mitratech in 2012, and has more than 15 years of experience leading legal technology, software and services businesses. In the five years since Jason joined Mitratech, his team has produced the strongest years of growth and client success in the business’s 30 year history. Prior to Mitratech, Jason served as Senior Vice President, Large Law Firm Business at Thomson Reuters, General Manager of Hubbard One, a fast-growing legal software business, founder and CTO of Juritas, an innovative online legal document business, and Director of Technology Development at litigation powerhouse Bartlit Beck Herman Palenchar & Scott.
Jason is originally from Los Angeles, and received his Bachelor’s Degrees in legal studies and philosophy from the University of California-Santa Cruz. He received his MA in philosophy from the University of Chicago. Today, Jason lives with his wife, Jennifer, and their two children in Austin, TX.
CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER, CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER
As Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer at Mitratech, Samuel leads and manages all financial, human resource, customer operations, and general counsel functions for the company’s global operations. Samuel has 20 years of experience in software, services, manufacturing, operations, contracts & negotiations, international finance, corporate finance, mergers & acquisitions, sales & marketing, audit, and general accounting.
Most recently, he was director of finance for Rockwell Automation’s software business. In addition to a BS in accounting from Miami University in Ohio and an MBA from Case Western University, Samuel holds a Six Sigma Black Belt certification and is a CPA licensed in the state of Ohio. Today, Sam lives with his wife, Lisa, and their two children in Austin, TX.
CHIEF GROWTH OFFICER
As Chief Growth Officer, Chris focuses on both near- and long-term growth opportunities with direct responsibilities for Marketing, Partnerships, Corporate Development, and Product Management.
Chris has more than 15 years of experience in driving growth and managing operations across a variety of web technology business and industries, specializing in business strategy, product management, marketing, sales, business development, and industry thought leadership.
Prior to Mitratech, Chris was managing director of product management with Vista Consulting Group. Chris received his Bachelor’s Degree in finance from Indiana University and is certified in Pragmatic Marketing. He is a member of the Legal Marketing Association and the International Legal Technology Association. Today, Chris lives with his wife, Stacey, and their two children in Chicago, IL.
SENIOR VP, PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT
As Senior Vice President of Product Development, Nagendra is responsible for driving the technology vision and strategy for Mitratech’s complete product portfolio. Nagendra has been with Mitratech since 2004 and worked in various strategic roles in Professional Services and Support and was instrumental with successfully deploying and supporting Mitratech’s products at various Fortune 500 companies across different industry verticals.
Prior to joining Mitratech, he worked as a Technology Consultant for Liberty Mutual Insurance. Nagendra holds a Master of Science in computer science and engineering from the University of Texas at Dallas. Today, Nagendra lives with his wife, Jaya, and their two children in Austin, TX.
SENIOR VP, GLOBAL SALES
As Senior Vice President of Global Sales, Rob provides executive leadership and direction to the global sales team with direct responsibility for overall sales organization performance, achieving profitable revenue and retention goals, and aligning sales objectives with Mitratech’s business strategy. Rob joined Mitratech in 2011 and brings over 15 years of experience driving revenue growth across a variety of software and technology businesses.
Rob holds a Bachelor’s degree in management and economics from James Madison University, and a MBA from Drexel University’s Lebow School of Business. Rob currently lives in Austin, TX with his wife Melanie.
SENIOR VP, CLIENT SUCCESS
As Senior Vice President of Client Success at Mitratech, Judith focuses on improving the client experience from implementation and beyond. Judith was formerly Director of Global Consulting and Training at SirsiDynix, a supplier of enterprise automation systems to libraries, and a Vista Partners Equity company.
She served in senior roles at SirsiDynix for over 20 years, 14 in management, some of that time in the UK as Director of Implementations. Judith earned her BA in English literature at the University of Alabama, and her MA in organizational communication at the University of Missouri – St. Louis. Today, Judith and her husband, Harley, live in Austin, TX.
VICE PRESIDENT, GLOBAL HR
As Vice President, Global HR, Jodi is focused on talent acquisition, development, engagement and retention.
Jodi has more than 17 years of experience in the human resources field across a variety of industries including manufacturing and financial services. Prior to Mitratech, Jodi was the HR director at Parker Hannifin, Hydraulic Accumulator Division in Rockford, Illinois.
Jodi received her bachelor’s degree from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio. She lives in Cedar Park with her husband, Luis, and their three girls.
GENERAL MANAGER, EMEA AND APAC
As General Manager of EMEA and APAC, Mark works with the leaders of our Sales, Services, and Support organizations globally to provide senior leadership for our customers and prospects across all products and all geographies outside of the US. Mark also has responsibility for our Partnerships, globally.
Mark joined Mitratech in the summer of 2016 via the acquisition of Hitec (Laboratories) Ltd where, as CTO, he gained more than 22 years of experience in Information Management, GRC, Policy and Risk Management software solutions for Hitec’s global client base. Originally from London, Mark holds a BEng degree from the University of Birmingham and today lives with his wife, Sally, and family in Bourne End, Buckinghamshire in the UK.
DIRECTOR, STRATEGIC PROGRAMS
As Director of Strategic Programs, James is responsible for leading strategic cross-functional initiatives, including but not limited to strategic planning, acquisition integration, and continuous improvement initiatives.
James originally started working at Mitratech in 2012 within Professional Services and eventually Finance, before leaving to work at Vista Consulting Group. While at VCG, James was a Program Manager on the Business Applications team. He was responsible for managing transformational business system implementations for Vista Equity Partners portfolio companies. James rejoined Mitratech in 2017 as the DSP.
James received his bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from St. Edwards University in Austin, TX. He currently resides in Austin with his wife Michelle.