< Back to Press release

Ness Welcomes Mark Shwartz to Its Global Executive Committee

TEANECK, NJ – July 16, 2018 Ness Digital Engineering, a global provider of digital transformation and custom software engineering services, is further expanding its leadership team with the appointment of Mark Shwartz to Chief Legal Officer, Corporate Secretary and Chief Compliance Officer. As Ness continues to grow worldwide, Shwartz will be responsible for legal matters related to all aspects of Ness’ business, including corporate governance, compliance, mergers and acquisitions (M&A), sales and other commercial agreements, and employment matters across all Ness locations and entities.

“Having the right legal guidance is critical for a fast-growing company like Ness, and we’re thrilled to add Mark Shwartz, whose extensive international and technology-related experience working across different regions, including North America, Europe and India, will be a great asset to our organization,” said Paul Lombardo, CEO of Ness. “Mark will help us pursue new opportunities that will further enable us to evolve and deliver, with speed and scale, the innovative solutions and intellectual property we develop for our clients.”

Shwartz said that the opportunity to help Ness in the current, dynamic stage of a leading, global technology enterprise attracted him to join the company. “Ness is growing at a rapid pace to meet customer needs, and I look forward to applying my legal and business experience to enhance the company’s growth during this digital age that includes exciting developments, such as those in artificial intelligence, Big Data and IoT,” said Shwartz. “I am excited to be a part of such a great team and well-respected organization in software engineering and digital transformation.”

Shwartz joins Ness with more than twenty years of legal experience, during which time he focused on mergers & acquisitions, intellectual property, corporate governance, international outsourcing, and financial transactions, often involving technology and private equity. Mark is a former law firm partner and has served as general counsel and in other senior roles at companies in a wide range of industries, including positions at CA Technologies, Cengage Learning, Capmark Finance, Sony, and Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson. Prior to his legal roles, Mark was the Special Assistant to the U.S. Secretary of Defense for international policy and an international business consultant.

Shwartz will report to Lombardo and the company’s board of directors.

About Ness Digital Engineering

Ness Digital Engineering designs, builds, and integrates digital platforms and enterprise software that help organizations engage customers, differentiate their brands, and drive profitable growth. Our customer experience designers, software engineers, data experts, and business consultants partner with clients to develop roadmaps that identify ongoing opportunities to increase the value of their digital solutions and enterprise systems. Through agile development of minimum viable products (MVPs), our clients can test new ideas in the market and continually adapt to changing business conditions—giving our clients the leverage to lead market disruption in their industries and compete more effectively to grow their business. For more information, visit ness.com.

Media Contacts

Vivek Kangath
Senior Global Manager – Corporate Communications
Ness Digital Engineering
Mobile: +91 9742565583 | Tel: +91 80 41961000 | DID: +91 80 41961027

Amy Legere