Acendre Appoints Sudeep Dharan as Chief Technology Officer

Industry Veteran to Lead all Technology, SaaS Operations and Product Management Functions

Arlington, VA – October 19, 2015 – Acendre (formerly known as NGA.NET), a worldwide leader in cloud-based talent management software, today announced Sudeep Dharan as Chief Technology Officer, where he will be responsible for architecting and implementing the company’s technology vision, strategy and associated product roadmap. Having supported organizations from Fortune 500 companies to industry-disrupting startups for the past 25 years with multiple successful exits, his wealth of experience will be instrumental for Acendre’s continued growth.

“Sudeep brings a strong track record of technology-driven innovation that will enable us to meet future customer requirements and deliver our mission to empower organizations to improve their overall workforce performance,” said Mike Giuffrida, Co-Founder and CEO of Acendre. “Our unique value proposition focuses on organizations that require a cloud-based technology solution that supports complex business processes, high levels of interoperability and advanced analytics. Sudeep’s depth of technology experience will enable us to rapidly extend these distinctive capabilities for our customers.”

Prior to joining Acendre, Sudeep was Senior Vice President of Product Development at Razorsight. In this role, he made significant changes to the company’s technology landscape, including reconstructing development methodologies, implementing new tools and redefining resources for Razorsight’s product lines. Sudeep also introduced new development tools and metrics, dramatically improving quality and deployment time to customers. Prior to Razorsight, Sudeep was Vice President of Engineering, Support & IT at Netuitive Inc., where he led efforts in product development, quality assurance, support and IT organizations, with a focus on delivering enterprise quality products.

“Acendre is developing some of the strongest and most innovative solutions in its history and I look forward to stepping in and leading as the company’s CTO,” said Dharan. “This is an incredible time to join Acendre and I intend to work with the management team to build on that foundation and accelerate the company’s offerings to improve the ongoing talent management challenges faced by organizations everywhere.”

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About Acendre

Acendre is a worldwide leader in secure cloud-based talent management software. The company’s solutions address the unique needs of organizations that require a high level of configurability to manage complex workflows and interoperability challenges. Acendre serves both public and private sectors, including Government, Education, Healthcare & Community Services, Utilities and Mining. With offices in three continents, the company’s solutions are deployed in over 200 organizations around the globe, including almost 100 federal agencies, helping these organizations recruit, engage, retain and develop their employees to improve workforce performance. A recipient of numerous awards and with almost 400,000 users, Acendre processes over two million resumes a year and over two million transactions every week.

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