Standardized, Automated and Integrated Controls


Our Vision:  Maximize compliant global trade

Our Mission:  Accurate and timely export control decisions

Our Mantra:  Standardize, Automate, Integrate, and Continuously Improve

Matt Henson
Matt HensonFounder & Chief Executive Officer
Matt Henson is a trade compliance professional who has spent his career working the intersection of global commerce, export regulations, and information technology. He specializes in the automation of trade compliance process and controls in IT networks and systems.

Matt received his Masters degree in International Trade and Development and Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from Oklahoma State University.

David Threm
David ThremChief Information Officer
David Threm is an experienced information technology practitioner who specializes in integrated computing, transformational and evolutionary uses of technology and is a proven leader with a track record of building highly effective teams.

David earned his bachelor’s degree in psychology from The Ohio State University, and both his master’s degree in computer science and doctorate in integrated computing from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock.

Lisa Burgarella
Lisa BurgarellaIT Compliance Specialist
Lisa Burgarella is an IT compliance specialist with over 30 years in the industry. She specializes in export automation solutions as well as DFARS and NIST 800-171 requirements, system security plan development, and plan of action and milestone development.

Lisa has bachelor’s and master’s degrees in mechanical engineering from Brown University and Northwestern University, respectively, and an MBA from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.

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Featured Partner

We are proud to partner with the best and brightest to deliver compliance at the point of collaboration.

Summit 7 Systems (S7) is a Microsoft Gold Partner and cloud focused company supporting nearly 100 federal contractors. S7 helps contractors generate the most ROI out of their Microsoft investment and protect their data and the Government’s data. Their greatest efforts are currently helping businesses configure their cloud environments to NIST 800-171 and meet DFARS 7012.

Together, TC Engine and Summit 7 Systems offer industry leading strategy and technology to implement a secure and compliant trade compliance program to maximize and grow your export business transactions.