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AvePoint Public Sector Company Overview


AvePoint Public Sector, Inc. is an independent, wholly-owned subsidiary of AvePoint, Inc., the Microsoft Cloud expert. Over 800 government organizations rely on AvePoint Public Sector to migrate, manage, and protect their SharePoint and Office 365 data. AvePoint Public Sector’s software and services for on-premises, hybrid, and cloud environments help customers meet their diverse mission needs by satisfying compliance and governance objectives, increasing IT efficiency, and enhancing citizen engagement.

Headquartered in Arlington, VA, AvePoint Public Sector serves customers in 48 states, including 290 local governments and municipalities, all cabinets of US Federal Government, Department of Defense organizations, and System Integrators. AvePoint Public Sector is a US Government GSA certified provider via strategic partnerships, as well as a Microsoft Partner of the Year Award winner for Public Sector: Public Safety & National Security.


  • More than 600 customers in 47 out of the 50 states, including 290 local governments and municipalities, every cabinet of federal government, and all four branches of the Department of Defense rely on AvePoint Public Sector to enable enterprise collaboration.
  • AvePoint is a Depth Managed Microsoft Gold Certified Application Development and Gold Certified Collaboration and Content Partner. AvePoint Public Sector is also a Microsoft Managed Partner for Federal and State and Local Government.
  • AvePoint Public Sector is a Microsoft Partner of the Year Award Winner in the Public Sector: Public Safety & National Security category, as well as a GOVTek Executive Government Technology Award winner for Best Collaboration solution.
  • Using AvePoint technologies, public sector organizations have realized a 63% cost reduction in administration costs, reduced SharePoint data size by 90%, slashed storage costs in half, increased SharePoint performance by 40%, and realized ROI in 3 months.
  • 3 million Office 365 users rely on AvePoint Online Services to protect, manage, and optimize their Office 365 instances around the world.



Brian Brown

Brian M. Brown has been General Counsel of AvePoint, Inc. since 2008 and acted as primary outside counsel to AvePoint while a shareholder at the firm of Woods Rogers PLC prior to that time. Mr. Brown is actively involved in all legal aspects of AvePoint, both domestically and internationally.

Throughout Mr. Brown’s tenure as General Counsel of AvePoint, Mr. Brown has seen AvePoint quintuple the number of its employees and revenue. Mr. Brown has been actively engaged in all legal aspects of AvePoint, including the establishment of international offices, managing corporate governance and compliance worldwide, overseeing various litigation, and engaging in the strategic direction and planning of AvePoint from a legal perspective.

Prior to being a shareholder at the firm of Woods Rogers, PLC, Mr. Brown was an attorney with McGuireWoods LLP. Throughout Mr. Brown’s career, he has had extensive dealings with many Fortune 500 companies in all aspects of corporate governance and compliance. Mr. Brown represented many technology and software companies with a sizeable portfolio of clients, ranging from large multi-billion international companies to start-up entities. Mr. Brown has been involved in and facilitated the raising of billions of dollars in equity and convertible securities.

Mr. Brown received his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Michigan and his Juris Doctorate from Michigan State University College of Law.