Chief Technology Officer
As CTO for Compliance Discovery Solutions, Ari Perlstein holds responsibility for designing, deploying and maintaining the internal and client-facing systems required to drive speed and efficiency in an incredibly complex and data heavy environment. On a daily basis, he balances tactics and strategy to identify and implement practical solutions to a host of technology issues, from document collection, processing and hosting to candidate onboarding and beyond.
An invaluable member of the client services team, Ari also provides mission-critical support for large scale document review projects. He is charged with ensuring the availability and security of the infrastructure behind hundreds of millions of documents and hundreds of terabytes of data. His approach involves developing IT strategies to increase resource utilization and productivity.
During his nine-year tenure at Compliance, Ari has spearheaded significant infrastructure and systems improvements, including the development of a national network topology for secure local and remote data access and virtualized hosting environments for database, file storage, web hosting, electronic mail, and directory services. He also plays an integral role in the evaluation and training surrounding review platform and discovery technologies, including Compliance’s alliance partners Relativity, Brainspace and Nuix.
Ari has a strong background in software engineering, web design, database implementation, network support, and customized application development. An entrepreneur at heart, he started his first business at age 14, selling and assembling computers, configuring networks, negotiating and implementing contracts for web design, database implementation and network support.
He holds a Bachelors of Science in Computer Science from the State University of New York at Binghamton.