DENVER, CO--(Marketwired - Feb 2, 2016) - Convercent, the leading provider of compliance management and analytics software is pleased to announce Tom Van Horn as a new member of its Board. Mr. Van Horn was installed as of February 2.

Mr. Van Horn's Board appointment is the latest step in Convercent's 2016 growth trajectory and emergence in to global markets. As a member of the Board, Mr. Van Horn will provide guidance to the company's vision, mission and business goals as well as strategically expand the company's approach, presence and position internationally.

"Tom's dynamic senior advisor experiences to successful technology companies like DISYS and Accenture made his Board election simple. He is strategic, internationally and domestically respected and an effective business leader," said Patrick Quinlan, CEO of Convercent. "We welcome Tom with open arms and have no doubt he will bring his world-class insights to our growing company."

His career includes executive roles at TeleTech, IBM Corporation and Accenture, a majority of such based outside of the US. He's traveled and conducted business in 53 foreign countries and has expertise in international business and technology consulting. He is widely known for leading large BPO and M&A deals in the $100M - $1B range in the global Communications, Media and High Tech markets.

Most recently, Mr. Van Horn was at Accenture as Managing Director, and has since retired. Accenture is a leading global professional services company, where his last role was to lead a sales team responsible for $1- 2 billion in sales across the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region, including (ASEAN) the Association of Southeast Asia Nations, Australia, China, Japan, Korea, and India.

Mr. Van Horn earned his Bachelor of Science in Management Information Systems & Computer Science at the University of La Verne in southern California, where he also completed his MBA course work in International Business. 

"I believe Convercent is positioned for rapid growth and success globally in the Corporate Compliance software market. I'm looking forward to contributing and being part of this focused energetic team," said Mr. Van Horn.

Convercent's risk-based global compliance solution enables the design, implementation and measurement of an effective compliance program. Delivering an intuitive user experience with actionable executive reporting, Convercent integrates the management of corporate compliance risks, cases, disclosures, training and policies. With hundreds of customers in more than 130 countries -- including Philip Morris International, CH2M Hill and Under Armour -- Convercent's award-winning GRC solution safeguards the financial and reputational health of your company. Backed by Azure Capital, Sapphire Ventures (formerly SAP Ventures), Mantucket Capital and Rho Capital Partners, and based in Denver, Colorado, Convercent will revolutionize your company's compliance program.

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