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Mitratech, Global Technology Partner for Legal, Risk and HR Management Solutions, Hires Rene Barreda as Chief People Officer

Mitratech, the leading provider of legal, compliance and HR software, has appointed Rene Barreda as Chief People Officer (CPO). Mitratech worked with Frederickson Partners on the executive search.

As CPO, Barreda will be responsible for building and leading the People function within the organization. He will help develop and implement People programs and strategy for talent acquisition, performance management, compensation, change management and culture. Reporting to the company’s CEO, Mike Williams, Barreda will also act as a culture steward, building upon Mitratech’s strong culture and establishing team synergies that allow the company to maintain its action-oriented values.

Barreda brings over 25 years of HR leadership experience to Mitratech. He was most recently the Chief People and Legal Officer at Corel Corporation, where he led both People and Legal Practices globally. Prior to Corel, Barreda held HR C-level roles at companies including Marlin Equity Partners, Forcepoint and ResMed. His earlier HR roles include Executive Director of Global HR at Dell, Regional Vice President of HR at BMC Software and HR Advisor at Mobil Oil, among others. Barreda holds a M.S. in Legal Studies from the University of San Diego School of Law, and a B.B.A in Finance from the University of Texas at Austin.

Mitratech is a proven global technology partner for corporate legal, risk and compliance, and HR professionals seeking to maximize productivity, control expense, and mitigate risk by deepening operational alignment, increasing visibility, and spurring collaboration across their organization. Mitratech’s investments in leading-edge technology support its accelerated growth strategy and allows them to continue to solve the evolving needs of their customers.

Frederickson Partners recruits high impact human resources leaders for innovative companies. Frederickson matches startups, tech unicorns, and the Fortune 500 with world-class full-time and project-based talent. The country’s leading People executive search firm, Frederickson Partners is headquartered in Silicon Valley with offices nationwide. Clients include Alphabet, Creative Artists Agency (CAA), Gartner, Gilead, Intel, Pinterest, Qualtrics, Roche, ServiceNow, StockX, The Nature Conservancy, Twitter, Uber and Workday.

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