Carrollton, Texas-based assure360, a technology and outsourcing solutions company for the default servicing industry and a winner of the 2015 HW TECH100 awards, announced the hiring of Tony Cooper as the company’s new vice president of data center technologies and solutions.

In this role, Cooper is responsible for data center engineering, architecture and systems administration. Additionally, Cooper will serve as a consultant to clients, leveraging his technical acumen and project management skills and adhering to the rigorous compliance monitoring standards that assure360 follows, the company said in a release.

Prior to joining assure360, Cooper served as the chief information security officer for Butler & Hosch, where he was responsible for creating and executing IT policies and procedures, the management of both internal and external audits; and leading information security compliance at all 15 firm locations.

Earlier in his career, Cooper also served as chief information officer at Butler & Hosch and business analysis manager at Saxon Mortgage Corporation.

“Tony’s experience and expertise enhances the quality of deliverable business solutions to assure360’s clients,” Adam Hansen, assure360’s chief operating officer and chief information officer, said. “His background in information security compliance and business analysis makes him the perfect candidate to navigate clients through regulatory requirements and assist with industry best practices.”