Chief Technology & Security Officer
Steve Michaelson is responsible for global security operations and supervises the growth and implementation of Altus technology strategies worldwide. Michaelson manages the operations of infrastructure, security, data protection, disaster recovery and ARM Strong; Altus’ industry-leading technology that provides a fully integrated solution for all BPO functions.
Michaelson brings more than 40 years of operational and executive experience, building and leading large enterprises in the development and delivery of software with specializations in interoperability, insurance, healthcare and information analytics. Michaelson joins Altus from Quest Software, where he was the Research and Development Executive responsible for software release management, storage management and data protection technologies. Michaelson also served Quest Software’s Director of Distribution Channels and Business Development.
Michaelson founded Computer Management Resources in 1989. As Chairman and CEO, Michaelson quickly added more than 125 consultants to CMR, which became recognized nationally for its leading expertise in software solutions for the route distribution industry. CMR was acquired in 1997 by Enherent Corp., a publicly held custom software development firm serving financial industries. There, Steve served as Senior Vice President for Mergers and Acquisitions and Chief Information Officer, where he implemented and grew certified development centers globally, earning him the CIO-100 Award.