Todd Smith Joins Icertis to Drive and Support Hyper Growth
BELLEVUE, Wash., June 28, 2018 – Icertis, the leading provider of enterprise contract management in the cloud, today announced the appointment of Todd Smith as the company’s General Counsel. Todd’s 20 years of experience at the intersection of law, high-tech, building companies and creating value will help Icertis drive and support the company’s accelerated global growth in business, people and the IP portfolio.
In his new role, Todd will oversee the company’s legal matters including buy-side, sell-side and corporate contracting, financings, M&A, intellectual property rights (IPR) and data privacy. In addition, he will own corporate governance and ensure the company continues to embrace and implement best-in-class, enterprise-wide compliance.
“Hiring a General Counsel is a critical milestone in a high-growth company’s journey,” said Samir Bodas, CEO and Co-founder of Icertis. “Todd’s sharp legal mind, stellar business acumen and deep alignment with the company’s values make him the ideal legal partner in our journey to build the contract management platform of the world. I look forward to working with him as we help customers transform their commercial foundation to drive more revenue, reduce risk, improve compliance and manage costs.”
Todd joins Icertis from the enterprise software-as-a-service (SaaS) company, Apptio, where he helped lead the company from its early days through its highly successful initial public offering and beyond. Before joining Apptio, Todd was a Partner at Cairncross & Hempelmann where he led the Technology Transactions practice group and advised many Seattle-area startups and Fortune 500 clients.
“As a lawyer with 20+ years of experience in transaction-intensive environments, I know the challenges and the inherent opportunity in managing enterprise contracting,” said Todd. “Icertis is excellently positioned to capitalize on this huge market opportunity as it reimagines contract management and solves the hardest contract management problems on the easiest to use platform!”
For more information about Icertis, visit www.icertis.com
Icertis, the leading provider of enterprise contract management in the cloud, solves the hardest contract management problems on the easiest to use platform. Icertis helps companies transform their commercial foundation ensuring compliance, improving governance, mitigating risk and enhancing user productivity, thereby improving the bottom line. The Icertis Contract Management (ICM) platform is used to manage 5+ million contracts by 2+ million subscribers at companies like 3M, Daimler, Microsoft, Roche and Wipro in 40+ languages across 90+ countries. The AI-powered platform allows customers to increase contract velocity and agility, proactively manage entitlements and obligations as well as surface commercial insights and intelligence.
Director of Corporate Communications, Icertis
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