SOURCE: OpenPages

January 23, 2006 11:45 ET

OpenPages Expands International Operations With Opening of Headquarters in Japan

WALTHAM, MA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- January 23, 2006 -- OpenPages, the leading provider of enterprise governance, risk and compliance management (GRCM) solutions, today expanded its direct presence in Asia with the formal opening of the company's headquarters in Japan. Based in Tokyo, OpenPages' newest office furthers the company's reach internationally, while providing local support services for OpenPages' customer base in Japan.

"Over the past three years, OpenPages has experienced significant customer growth, based on our leading domain expertise, strong technology and focus on customer success," said Michael Duffy, president and CEO of OpenPages. "As our international customer base continues to grow at a rapid rate, we strive to provide them with the high levels of localized support and service that are consistent with OpenPages' mission."

Derek Titterington leads OpenPages' efforts in the Asia/Pacific region. Titterington joined OpenPages in 2004 after six years as general manager for Thomson Financial Asia. During his four years in Japan and two years in Hong Kong, he was responsible for all of Asia and managed a team of over 50 professionals. Prior to working in Asia, he was the director of European sales for Thomson Financial for four years.

"OpenPages is the premier provider of governance, risk and compliance management solutions. Proactive organizations around the world have selected OpenPages solutions to enhance financial controls and operational risk management," said Titterington. "I look forward to continuing to grow OpenPages' business in Japan."

For more information on OpenPages' line of enterprise governance, risk and compliance management solutions or to register for an online demonstration, please call 781-647-3800 or visit

About OpenPages

Founded in 1996, OpenPages develops enterprise governance, risk and compliance management (GRCM) solutions that optimize internal controls, reduce risk exposures and empower effective corporate oversight. OpenPages solutions improve corporate accountability, reduce disclosure process costs, assure organizational performance and increase stakeholder confidence via a unified system of record for every significant process, risk and control throughout the enterprise. The company's portfolio of solutions includes SOX Express, the market-leading enterprise application for automating the compliance requirements of Sections 404 and 302 of the 2002 Sarbanes-Oxley Act, and OpenPages ORM, an enterprise risk management software solution that enables entities to identify, measure, monitor and manage operational risk on an integrated, company-wide basis.

The world's largest corporations in diverse markets -- including financial services, manufacturing, telecommunications, media/entertainment, retail/consumer, energy, high technology, health services and life sciences -- rely on OpenPages for cost-effective, efficient, sustainable governance, risk and compliance management. The company is headquartered in Waltham, Massachusetts, with international headquarters in the United Kingdom and Hong Kong, and regional offices throughout North America.

OpenPages is a trademark of OpenPages, Inc. All other trademarks contained herein are the property of their respective owners.

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