Erik heads Force 10's Digital Forensics and eDiscovery services. Erik's expertise is in accessing, retrieving, and making sense of dated information stored in extremely diverse electronic environments. His holistic understanding of the data discovered enables him to repackage the information for consumption by forensic accountants and legal clients. In new situations, Erik calls on nearly thirty years of IT experience, which he melds with current standards and trends to provide simple, cost-effective solutions to seemingly complex issues.
Erik has significant experience managing multi-faceted IT projects and people, and is called on to resolve acute issues and provide interim management. Erik designs and implements the IT infrastructure required to facilitate Force 10's restructuring, forensic accounting, and litigation support services in large, complex engagements. Erik's solutions are often lightweight and self-managed by users, which results in lower costs. Erik often presents his views of contemporary IT issues at industry conferences.
Recently, Erik was CEO of Evantix, a third-party risk-management software company. Erik took over management of Evantix and, after improving performance and technology, the company was sold to Optiv, a multibillion-dollar IT product and services company. Then Erik became COO of Sendio, a twelve-year-old email security provider.
Erik majored in Finance and graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Management from Tulane University in 1993.