President & CEO at Contoural, Inc
Mark Diamond is one of the industry thought leaders in proactive litigation readiness, compliance, and records information management strategies. His company, Contoural, has helped 20% of the Fortune 500 plus many mid-sized and smaller organizations as well as public sector entities. As a trusted advisor he and his company help bridge legal, compliance and business needs and policies with effective legal and IT strategies and processes. Mark is a frequent industry speaker, presenting at numerous Legal and IT industry conferences as well as online venues. Additionally, Mark addresses more than one hundred internal corporate audiences each year.
Mark is founder, President & CEO of Contoural, Inc. Under his leadership, Contoural has grown to be the largest independent provider of litigation readiness and records and information management services. As an independent provider Contoural does not sell any products, provide any document review nor supply document warehousing services. Providing innovative approaches, these strategies help simplify complex issues, build consensus, ensure compliance, and reduce risks and lower costs.
He is recognized as a thought leader in litigation readiness and records information management. Mark is an online columnist for InsideCounsel Magazine, as well as an author of numerous white papers for both the legal and IT communities. He is a frequent speaker at the Association for Corporate Counsel Annual Meeting and other legal conferences. He also served as Chair of the Storage Networking Industry Association customer advisory board on data security.
Previously, Mark was co-founder of Symantec’s (OpenVision) Professional Services group. Additionally, he was founder and General Manager, Worldwide Professional Services for Legato Systems, as well as Vice President of Worldwide Professional Services at RightWorks, a provider of business application software to the B2B marketplace. Additionally he has worked as a management consultant. Mark sits on the board of advisors for high technology companies.
He has a Bachelors degree in Computer Science from the University of California San Diego. Mark is former President of the UC San Diego Alumni Association, and is currently a Trustee of the university’s foundation.