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Mark Osborne has joined Global Software, Inc. as Chief Technology Officer

For Immediate Release - Tue, 2016-11-01

RALEIGH, NC USA

Global Software, Inc. the leading provider of Microsoft Excel-based automation & reporting software solutions to enhance the world's foremost Business Intelligence (BI), Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) and operational platforms, announces today that Mark Osborne has joined Global Software, Inc. as Chief Technology Officer. Mr. Osborne brings over 30 years of software engineering experience within the technology industry.

"Mark's expertise in developing applications in the Cloud space coupled with his vast experience integrating multiple technologies with the Microsoft Excel application make him the perfect fit for our technology leader of the future for our Spreadsheet Server platform," stated Spencer Kupferman, President & CEO, Global Software, Inc. "Mark is a dynamic thinker and out-the-box visionary technologist who is passionate about the Spreadsheet Server platform. We are thrilled that Mark is leading our next generation of Spreadsheet Server."

Prior to joining Global Software, Inc. Mr. Osborne began his accomplished career creating ERP applications for IBM systems. In 1993, he joined Global Software as an application developer, working as a major contributor to the development and architecture of Global Software's IBM AS/400 ERP products. In the late 90’s Mark became a member of an exclusive team of elite programmers and developers who architected and built the first version of today’s flagship platform, Spreadsheet Server. In 2000, he joined MediClick where he where he progressed to VP, New Product Development and was instrumental in the development of the Cloud-based ERP and Materials Management software. During his 14 years with MediClick, Mark demonstrated his superior knowledge and command of Cloud-based development and integration strategies with the Microsoft Excel application. Mr. Osborne’s passion, vision, and desire to deliver only the highest quality user experience will be a tremendous addition to Global Software’s leadership team.

"It’s impressive and exciting to see the user following that Spreadsheet Server has created over the years, “stated Mark Osborne, CTO at Global Software, Inc. “I’m honored to lead the world’s most accomplished Excel Automation and reporting platform, Spreadsheet Server. Global Software, Inc. represents a tremendous technology story, rich in history and great people. I’m here to continue to build on that legacy with my new colleagues and our valued customers and partners."

ABOUT GLOBAL SOFTWARE, INC.

Global Software, Inc. is the leading provider of Microsoft Excel-based automation & reporting software solutions to enhance the world’s foremost Business Intelligence (BI), Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) and operational platforms. The Company’s flagship offering, Spreadsheet Server streamlines data analytic processes and bridge the operational gap between Company data and reporting, resulting in timely and cost saving secure financial and operational reporting, budgeting, and automated report delivery. With best-in-class solutions, their Dynamic Spreadsheet Methodology (DSM), a highly scalable and efficient operating platform, and a strong track-record of success, Global Software, Inc. has grown to be the most dominant provider in Excel automation and data analysis. Spreadsheet Server is at the center of converging trends – supremacy of Microsoft Excel, demand for reporting, growth in the business automation software industry, and increased investment in IT. Founded in 1973, with worldwide headquarters in the Research Triangle region of North Carolina, USA, Global’s products are used in 50+ countries, by over 3,000 supported customers, 50,000 users worldwide who are serviced by Global’s 24/7/365 support infrastructure. Visit globalsoftwareinc.com for more information.

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