Stephen Marsh, Founder & CEO, Smarsh Inc.
Stephen Marsh founded the hosted email and electronic message archiving and compliance provider Smarsh Inc. in 2001 and he now oversees the operation with more than 15,000 clients worldwide. The company helps firms manage and enforce flexible, secure and cost-effective compliance and records retention strategies, and many of the private fund industry’s leading firms are leveraging Smarsh experience to meet SEC electronic recordkeeping obligations and navigate SEC registration and oversight.
Prior to founding the company, Marsh led product management and development efforts at CCBN, now a division of Thomson Financial, a market leader in investor relations communications services. He also gained experience at both Fidelity Investments and Morgan Stanley Dean Witter.
Smarsh® provides hosted solutions for archiving electronic
communications, including email, instant messaging and social media
platforms such as Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter. Founded in 2001, the
company helps over 15,000 organizations manage and enforce flexible,
secure and cost-effective compliance and records retention strategies.
Smarsh has helped its clients successfully navigate thousands of SEC
examinations and e-discovery requests, and provides best practices and
insight to firms registering with the SEC or facing compliance mandates
for the first time. Smarsh clients promote investor confidence with a
demonstrative commitment to transparent operation, regulatory
compliance and data security.
The Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) delivery model enables clients to
eliminate IT infrastructure costs and minimize operating burden, while
benefiting from Smarsh expertise in hosting large volumes of
mission-critical client data. Customizable solutions fit the needs,
budgets and technological infrastructure of any business and are matched
with unrivaled customer service.