SailPoint Names General Counsel

Austin-based identity management software developer SailPoint said on Thursday that it has named Christopher Schmitt as its new General Counsel. Schmitt was most recently at Vinson & Elkins, LLP, serving as a Partner in that firm's the Capital Markets and Mergers & Acquisitions group. SailPoint said Schmitt will oversee legal matters, including corporate transactions, intellectual property, corporate governance, litigation, legal compliance, and M&A activity for the company.