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Chris O’Malley is CEO of Compuware, where he is responsible for setting the company’s vision, mission and strategy. With 30 plus years of IT experience, Chris has led the company’s transformation into becoming the “mainframe software partner for the next 50 years.” Before joining Compuware in 2014, Chris was CEO of VelociData. Previous to that, he was CEO of Nimsoft, EVP of CA’s Cloud Products & Solutions and EVP/GM of CA’s Mainframe business unit, where he led the successful transformation of that division.
Joe Aho is CFO of Compuware. He is responsible for Finance, Human Resources and Internal IT. Joe has been with Compuware for 19 years and played an integral role in the sale to Thoma Bravo. He holds a B.A. in Economics from the University of Michigan-Dearborn, and an MBA from Wayne State University. Joe is a former hockey coach who now enjoys the sporting events of his three daughters.
Pete Harteveld is Senior Vice President of Worldwide Sales and Business Development at Compuware. With more than 16 years of experience working across sales, operations, strategy and business development roles, Pete’s focus has been identifying and meeting the needs of customers both large and small. Prior to joining Compuware in August of 2014, Pete was a Vice President with CA Technologies and a Senior Manager with Deloitte Consulting.
Mitzi Hunter is the Chief Marketing Officer at Compuware. Her years of experience in the IT industry span technical support, product development, training, technical writing and marketing for Compuware. Mitzi is inspired by the company’s passion and pride in their products and dedication to their customers. She holds a B.A. in Computational Mathematics from Albion College.
Sam Knutson is Vice President of Product Management at Compuware. His past positions include Vice President of Product Management for Mainframe Performance Solutions at CA Technologies, System z Team Leader for GEICO and Senior Developer at Landmark Systems. Sam has served on the board of Directors for SHARE, the world’s first and longest-running user computer group, and he is a distinguished member of the mainframe community. He holds a B.S. in Computer Science from DeVry Institute of Technology. Sam is an avid trail runner and marathoner.
Kiley LePage serves as the company’s General Counsel and corporate Secretary. With 20 years of experience as a strategic legal executive with Compuware, Kiley oversees the company’s legal affairs, including corporate transactions, litigation, intellectual property, corporate governance and mergers & acquisitions.
David Rizzo is Vice President of Product Engineering at Compuware. He has been with Compuware for more than 19 years. He has been instrumental in determining the technical direction, design, testing, new feature implementation and ongoing maintenance for the Compuware product portfolio.