About SumTotal

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SumTotal is dedicated to partnering with our customers to create great places to work. We break down barriers. We reject complexity and embrace simplicity. We believe that people want to give their best and be great at their jobs. With the tools to do their jobs, people are free to be whatever they can imagine and whatever your people can dream, your business can do.

SumTotal Systems

SumTotal Systems, LLC, a Skillsoft Company, is the only HR software provider to deliver Talent Expansion™ solutions that help organizations discover, develop and unleash the hidden potential within their workforce and entire business ecosystem. SumTotal goes beyond traditional talent management and HCM applications, offering contextual and pervasive HR solutions that actually help improve employee performance in real time.

Through the SumTotal elixHR® platform, we offer our customers a virtual system of record for all talent applications, providing a unique ability to link performance management, compensation and succession planning processes to learning management systems (LMS) and workforce management data to provide the HR metrics and workforce analytics they need.

Bill Donoghue - Executive Chairman

Bill Donoghue

Executive Chairman
Bill Donoghue - Executive Chairman

Bill Donoghue

Executive Chairman

Bill joined Skillsoft as Charterhouse Operating Partner in October 2015 and was appointed CEO in December 2015. He has 25 years’ experience in business with extensive executive experience. Prior to joining Skillsoft, Bill was Chief Operating Officer at TES Global for 5 years. At TES Global, he was instrumental in executing the companies hugely successful digital transformation and building its global presence into the largest network of teachers in the world, leading to the sale of the company to TPG. Prior to joining TES Global, Bill was CEO of Ramesys where he spent six years and oversaw a transformation of the company into a leading player in the UK Schools and Retail markets. Bill is a non-executive director and advisor to a number of companies in UK and the USA.

Chad Gaydos - Chief Operating Officer

Chad Gaydos

Chief Operating Officer
Chad Gaydos - Chief Operating Officer

Chad Gaydos

Chief Operating Officer

Chad leads the Global field sales organization for Skillsoft, SumTotal and Vodeclic for the Americas, EMEA and APAC regions. He has responsibility for leading sales strategy, revenue performance and customer relationships for more than 6,500 customers worldwide. Prior to Skillsoft, Chad held senior sales positions at SAP, the world’s largest enterprise application software company. At SAP, Chad was the COO for SAP’s Regulated Industries, where he was responsible for sales, operations, customer success and go to market strategy. Chad had been with SAP for 18 years and a member of the Executive Management team since 2007. Chad is a graduate of Kennesaw State University Finance (BBA) in Kennesaw, Georgia.

Tara O'Sullivan - Chief Creative Officer

Tara O'Sullivan

Chief Creative Officer
Tara O'Sullivan - Chief Creative Officer

Tara O'Sullivan

Chief Creative Officer

In her role as Chief Creative Officer for Skillsoft, Tara ensures that everything we do at Skillsoft and especially our digital technology strategy, presents our brand, our voice and our vision consistently and authoritatively. Tara has extensive experience in using product marketing, branding, and driving strategic growth. Tara oversees the content production business and corporate marketing. Tara has over 23 years’ experience in B2B technology marketing including leadership positions in Oracle, IONA Technologies, SAS and TES Global. She has a MA in International Marketing from University College Dublin.

 

Apratim Purakayastha - Chief Technology Officer

Apratim Purakayastha

Chief Technology Officer
Apratim Purakayastha - Chief Technology Officer

Apratim Purakayastha (AP)

Chief Technology Officer

AP is responsible for engineering, product management, cloud operations, and IT across all products in the Skillsoft group of companies. He has extensive experience in supporting rapidly growing technology companies including General Manager and SVP of SaaS at SevOne where he was responsible for its on-demand/ SaaS business segment, after holding the position of SVP Engineering. Prior to SevOne, AP held senior technology positions including Group President in ACI Worldwide and Director of Software at IBM. AP has a PhD in Computer Science from Duke University, an MS in Computer Science from Washington State University and a BS in Computer Science from Jadavpur University, India.

Greg Porto - Chief People Officer

Greg Porto

Chief People Officer
Greg Porto - Chief People Officer

Greg Porto

Chief People Officer

Greg is Skillsoft’s Chief People Officer, and is responsible for leading and managing our global human resources organization. Greg is focused on the continued development and evolution of our culture to enable us to attract the very best talent globally and ensure that Skillsoft is a great place to work. Greg joined Skillsoft in 2002 and has over 20 years of experience in the industry. During his tenure he has been responsible for Skillsoft's global human resources and facilities functions, and has managed a number of other administrative functions including Legal. Prior to joining Skillsoft, Greg held similar roles at CBT Systems/ SmartForce. Greg received his bachelor's degree from Connecticut College in New London, Connecticut.

Mike Pellegrino - SVP Finance & Investment Relations

Mike Pellegrino

SVP Finance & Investment Relations
Mike Pellegrino - SVP Finance & Investment Relations

Mike Pellegrino

SVP Finance & Investment Relations

Mike is Senior Vice President of Finance & Investor Relations and is responsible for managing the group’s finance team including financial planning and analysis, accounting, tax and treasury, as well as investor relations. Mike also works closely with our lenders and equity sponsors. Prior to joining Skillsoft in 2005, Mike worked at Ernst & Young in Boston. Mike holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in Corporate Finance from University of Massachusetts Lowell and an MBA from the Isenberg School of Management at UMASS.

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SumTotal Locations

Gainesville, FL
Headquarters 2850 NW 43rd Street
Suite #150
Gainesville, FL
32606 USA
Tel: +1 352 264 2800
Fax: +1 352 374 2257
Des Moines, IA 5550 Wild Rose Lane
Suite 200,
West Des Moines, IA
50266 USA
Tel: +1 515 222 9903
Fax: +1 515 222 5920
Parsippany, NJ 600 Parsippany Road
Parsippany, NJ
07054 USA
Tel: +1 973 364 0480
Boston, MA 10 Post Office Square
Suite 800N
Boston, MA
02109 USA
Tel: +1 857 317 7700
Burlington, MA 200 Wheeler Road
Burlington, MA
01803 USA
Cornwall, Ontario 1110 A Brookdale Ave.
Cornwall, Ontario K6J 4P4
Canada
Camberley, UK Compass House, 2nd Floor
207-215 London Road
Camberley
Surrey
GU15 3EY
Tel: +44 (0) 1276 401950
Paris, France 102–116 rue Victor Hugo
92300 LEVALLOIS PERRET
France
Tel: +33 (0) 170 37 5318
Fax: +33 (0) 170 37 5353
www.sumtotalsystems.fr
Darmstadt, Germany SumTotal Systems GmbH
Im Leuschnerpark 4
64347 Darmstadt-Griesheim
Tel: +49 (0) 61 55-60 52 91
Fax: +49 (0) 61 55-60 51 00
Hyderabad, India 7th Floor, Maximus Towers
Building 2B, Mindspace
Raheja IT Park
Cyberabad, Hyderabad
Telangana - 500081 India
Tel: +91 (0) 40 6695 0000
Shanghai, China 9/F, Eco City
1788 Nanjing West Road
Jing'an District, Shanghai
China
Tel: +86 21 2231 0383
cn.sumtotalsystems.com
Singapore Level 42 Suntec Tower Three
8 Temasek Boulevard
Singapore 038988
Tel: +65 6866 3788
Hong Kong Level 19 Two International
Finance Centre
8 Finance Street, Central
Hong Kong, China
Tel: + 852 2251 8926
Fax: + 852 2251 8626
Sydney, Australia SumTotal Systems ANZ Pty Ltd
Level 56 MLC Centre
19-29 Martin Place
Sydney, NSW 2000
Australia
Tel: +61 2 9238 6287
Fax: +61 2 9238 7633
Tokyo, Japan URBANPREM SHIBUYA Bldg., 4F
1-4-2, Shibuya, Shibuya-ku,
Tokyo 150-0002
Japan
Tel: +81 (0) 3 6823 6400
Fax:
+81 (0) 3 6823 6401
japan.sumtotalsystems.com
Switzerland In der Luberzen 40
8902 Urdorf – Zurich
Switzerland
Tel: +41 44 744 47 42

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