SeaChange, an Acton, Mass-based, publicly traded company that makes multi-screen video software, has appointed David McEvoy as its new general counsel. McEvoy has been general counsel of several public and private companies, including VeriFone Systems and The Learning Company/Broderbund.
SeaChange International SEAC +3.23% , a leading global multi-screen video software innovator, today announced the appointment of David McEvoy as its new General Counsel reporting to Michael Bornak, SeaChange’s Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer, Secretary and Senior Vice President of Finance & Administration.
McEvoy brings significant software experience as general counsel of several public and private companies, including ATG (acquired by Oracle), VeriFone Systems (acquired by GTCR), Aprisma Management Technologies (acquired by Concord Communications), and The Learning Company/Broderbund (acquired by Mattel and The Gores Group). McEvoy’s extensive merger and acquisition experience includes group general counsel at The Gores Group, a Los Angeles, Calif. based private equity firm and attorney at two major Boston law firms (Powers & Hall, PC and Hutchins & Wheeler).
SeaChange CFO Michael Bornak commented, “David’s extensive background will assist us in maximizing the value of our software and intellectual property, and serve us well as we internalize our legal work to realize further general and administrative cost savings and streamline our processes.”
McEvoy earned his juris doctorate from Boston University School of Law, where he also served as editor of the American Journal of Law and Medicine; a masters in economics from Ohio University, and bachelor degrees in political science and Spanish literature from Vassar College. He studied abroad in Madrid, Spain, served as a U.S. Peace Corps volunteer in Costa Rica and a Kennedy Fellow in South Africa.
About SeaChange International
Ranked among the top 250 software companies in the world, SeaChange International SEAC +3.23% enables transformative multi-screen video services through an open, cloud-based, intelligent software platform trusted by cable, IPTV and mobile operators globally. Personalized and fully monetized video experiences anytime on any device, in the home and everywhere, are the product of the Company’s superior back office, advertising and in-home offerings.
SeaChange’s hundreds of customers are many of the world’s most powerful media brands including all major cable operators in the Americas and Europe, and the largest telecom companies in the world. Headquartered in Acton, Massachusetts, SeaChange is TL 9000 certified and has product development, support and sales offices around the world. Visit www.schange.com .