Hire a CTO

from the #1 Provider of Technology Leadership-as-a-Service

 If your CTO role is vacant or you need a technology leader that you otherwise may not be able to afford or attract, you've come to the right place.


The 3 Differentiating Factors

World Class Leaders

We're the largest and fastest-growing partnership of experienced CIOs in the world.


Averaging more than 25 years of experience, our Partners have served as top leaders in some of the most recognizeable brands in the world.

Immediate Engagement

Your CTO can be deployed at a moment's notice.


Our Partners assume leadership responsibility, continue important initiatives, and handle the unexpected.


Our Partners help you evaluate what worked and didn't work last time and the key attributes needed for your next CTO to be successful.


We'll even help you interview and select the right candidate.

Our partners have delivered bold leadership to the C-suites of the most respected and recognized companies in the world.

Our Success Stories


Interim CTO Services

Fast-Growing SaaS BillPay Innovator

This leading PE-owned SaaS company in the hot FinTech space needed senior CTO leadership to integrate a massive acquisition and expand globally. They chose Fortium.

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Fractional CTO Services

Advanced Enterprise AI Solutions Firm

An advanced enterprise AI solutions firm needed an experienced CTO to enable technology success and foster business growth. Fortium was their top choice.

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Fractional CIO Services

Large Private Equity Frim Needed a Technology Operating Partner

A private equity firm needed a fractional CIO to lead the technology development for a carve-out of a prominent propulsion solutions manufacturer. They found what they need with Fortium.


What is a Chief Technology Officer (CTO)

Senior technology leader responsible for commercial software product development, reporting to the CEO or similar, usually in a technology organization.


Do I need a CTO?

All but the smallest of organizations can benefit from the advice and expertise of a CTO.  What varies is the amount of time and the length of time needed.  Explore Virtual, Fractional, and Interim roles below.

The right person, for the right amount of time


Group 4

1-4 hours/week

Highly fractional, advisory

leadership (10% or less).

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Group 20

1-4 days/week

Part-time leadership responsibility (20-80%) where full-time dedication is not necessary or affordable

Path 24


Group 6

5 days a week

Full-time leadership responsibilities during an unplanned or forced vacancy

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We can help you find a full-time, employed CIO, CTO, or CISO

While we are not a search firm, we do offer a path to a full-time employment role.


Our pay-as-you-go model involves a monthly fee based on the employee's salary, spreading the hiring risk over time.

Our one-time placement fee model involves an up-front fee based on the employee’s salary and bonus offer with no ongoing fees to Fortium.


In both cases, the employee remains a Fortium Partner with continuing access to Fortium’s research, methodologies, and fellow Partners at no additional charge.

Fortium also provides


Chief Information Officer (CIO)

Senior technology leader responsible for technology investment and strategy, reporting to the CEO or similar; usually in a non-technology organization.

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Chief Information Security Officer (CISO)

Senior technology leader responsible for the overall security and compliance posture of an organization, generally, though not always, reporting to the CIO/CTO with CEO and Board autonomy, for technology and non-technology organizations



If you are a CIO, CTO, or CISO with:


  • 20+ years experience as a successful technology leader, and
  • The desire to work on an virtual, fractional, or interim basis

Start your journey here.


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