JAN 14, 2020 | GLOBAL
BSA Welcomes Atlassian As Newest Member
Atlassian to join leading association of enterprise software companies
WASHINGTON – January 14, 2020 – BSA | The Software Alliance today announced the addition of Atlassian as a new global member. Atlassian’s General Counsel, Erika Fisher, will join BSA’s Board of Directors.
“We’re pleased to welcome Atlassian as BSA’s newest member,” said Victoria Espinel, President & CEO of BSA | The Software Alliance. “We look forward to their partnership as we advocate on global policy issues including privacy, artificial intelligence, cybersecurity, and cross-border data flows.”
The addition of a Sydney-headquartered company presents an opportunity for continued engagement on policies relating to the software industry. This partnership will ensure that Atlassian and BSA can come together and shape the agenda on public policies that drive the digital economy.
“I’m excited to begin Atlassian’s partnership with BSA | The Software Alliance,” said Erika Fisher, General Counsel at Atlassian. “The software landscape has changed dramatically since Atlassian was founded over 17 years ago. There’s a lot of work needed to ensure that today’s policies reflect the evolving digital economy. Our membership with BSA will help Atlassian move the needle on digital policy issues.”
Atlassian is a global company that provides collaboration software to help over 150,000 customers empower their teams and drive their missions forward. With over 3,600 employees and global offices in over 7 countries, Atlassian helps teams all over the globe advance humanity through the power of software. Atlassian was founded in 2002 and is based in Sydney, Australia.
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BSA | The Software Alliance (www.bsa.org) is the leading advocate for the global software industry before governments and in the international marketplace. Its members are among the world’s most innovative companies, creating software solutions that help businesses of all sizes in every part of the economy to modernize and grow.
With headquarters in Washington, DC, and operations in more than 30 countries, BSA pioneers compliance programs that promote legal software use and advocates for public policies that foster technology innovation and drive growth in the digital economy.