About Us

Argano is a next-generation business and technology services provider that builds the Digital Foundations that make businesses run better.  Argano has been purpose-built for the Digital Renaissance helping companies think differently about how they deploy and manage people, processes and technology.

By leveraging insight and innovation we help them implement the complex digital foundations necessary to not just survive but thrive and improve financial and operational performance. The Argano platform uniquely offers the advantage of integrated, world-class capability partners, working together to solve complex challenges across the full spectrum of our clients’ business.

Arbela Technologies Joins Argano

Our Platform Brands

Argano brings together an alchemy of best-of-breed, purposefully curated specialties working together to solve complex digital challenges across the full spectrum of your business. This end-to-end view offers the skills, experience and knowledge of business solutions and software platforms and technology critical to thrive today.

Leadership

Chip Register

Group Chief Executive Officer, Argano

As the Group CEO of Argano, Chip is committed to building a world-class set of consulting and technology capabilities with deep industry expertise, delivered by an inspired community of global professionals.

Previously, he was on the Executive Board of Publicis Groupe, one of the three largest media and communications holding companies in the world, and Co-CEO of Publicis.Sapient, its digital transformation division. He joined Publicis Groupe when it acquired Sapient Corporation in 2015. At Sapient, he was CEO of Sapient Consulting, one of its two operating divisions focused on industry-led consulting and IT services.

In 2010, he was named one of the Top 25 Consultants in the World by Consulting Magazine.

Chip also serves on several Boards of Directors and Advisory Boards for companies innovating enterprise and consumer technologies and services.

Kent Herring

Chief Financial Officer, Argano

As Argano’s CFO, Kent is responsible for financial oversight of the Argano enterprise.

He possesses 34 years of experience and a successful track record of results-driven shareholder value. His passion that technology adoption is pivotal in providing a data-driven view of the enterprise is an integral part of the Argano mission. 

In his previous organization, Kent was an essential part of a rapid growth period whereby the company grew 20x over a 6-year period. He empowered creative solutions, while balancing risk and financial exposure. Kent was recognized for leading his company through multiple acquisitions with the 2017 Caren Franzini CFO Hall of Fame Award. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting.

Sri Ayyeppen

Chief Revenue Officer, Argano

As Argano’s Chief Revenue Officer, Sri oversees business development, operations, delivery, and strategy.

Sri was formerly President and Co-Founder of Keste for 16+ years, leading the development of revolutionary digital commerce and business transformation solutions. 

Sri was recognized for his leadership in digital transformation as the 2014 Dallas Business Journal’s 40 under 40 and Minority Business Leader. In 2012, he was a finalist for Ernst & Young’s Entrepreneur of the Year. Sri is a member of the YPO North Texas chapter and is a board advisor for Foodbot.ai, an early-stage startup for retail AI solutions. He holds a master’s degree in Electrical Engineering from University of Texas at Dallas and a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Madras, India.

Nima Bakhtiary

President & CEO, Arbela Technologies, an Argano Company

Focused on driving growth, Nima leads the organization to help clients attain their goals by delivering value through expertise, integrity and transparency.

Arbela Technologies, an Argano company, is a global consulting firm and top-rated Microsoft gold certified partner that empowers organizations around the world to digitally transform and grow their businesses. Expert consultants offer strategic guidance, implementation services, support, and managed services as well as pre-built software solutions that help clients innovate using Microsoft Dynamics 365, ERP, CRM, Business Intelligence/Analytics, Microsoft Power Platform, and related Microsoft cloud solutions. 

Matt Campbell

CEO, ArganoSCMO2

As SCMO2’s CEO, Matt focusses on driving business value to organizations through digital supply chain transformation initiatives.

Daniel Lopatin

Daniel Lopatin

Chief Financial Officer, ArganoUV

Passionate and hardworking, Dani believes that change is the only constant.

Previously, he was on the Executive Board of Publicis Groupe, one of the three largest media and communications holding companies in the world, and Co-CEO of Publicis.Sapient, its digital transformation division. He joined Publicis Groupe when it acquired Sapient Corporation in 2015. At Sapient, he was CEO of Sapient Consulting, one of its two operating divisions focused on industry-led consulting and IT services.

In 2010, he was named one of the Top 25 Consultants in the World by Consulting Magazine.

Chip also serves on several Boards of Directors and Advisory Boards for companies innovating enterprise and consumer technologies and services.

Howard Moore

Chief Executive Officer, ArganoKeste

As CEO of ArganoKeste, Howard is responsible for managing business development and global operations.

Prior to joining the ArganoKeste enterprise, Howard co-founded Keste in 2004 to support clients with a comprehensive suite of “Campaign-to-Cash” solutions across North America, Europe and South Asia. He served as CEO.

Recognized for his industry expertise, Howard serves on Oracle’s Executive Partner Advisory Board. In 2012, Howard was an honored finalist for Ernst & Young’s Entrepreneur of the Year.  

Howard holds a bachelor’s degree in Electrical and Software Engineering from the University of Texas at Austin.

Edward Roske

Chief Executive Officer, ArganoInterRel

As ArganoInterRel’s CEO, Edward focuses on helping organizations maximize their business potential through informed, data-driven decisions.

Edward founded interRel 23 years before joining the Argano force. He was instrumental in leading cloud adoption, helping clients save money with more data flexibility and control. His passion for educating others is born from his belief that the more enlightened people are, the better the world can be. Edward regularly shares his deep EPM and BI expertise. He has written 15 books, produced 50+ videos, taught in 50+ countries and hosts 100+ webcasts/year. 

Edward has been recognized as an esteemed Oracle ACE Director and his company honored as the only 5-time Oracle EPM/BI Partner of the Year. He sits on many boards including OneCloud and Shimer College.

John Baglivo

Chief Marketing Officer, Argano

As Chief Marketing Officer for Argano, John is focused on stewarding our brand in service of uniquely meeting the needs of Argano’s clients and channel partners and engaging Argano’s team members.

Prior to joining the ArganoKeste enterprise, Howard co-founded Keste in 2004 to support clients with a comprehensive suite of “Campaign-to-Cash” solutions across North America, Europe and South Asia. He served as CEO.

Recognized for his industry expertise, Howard serves on Oracle’s Executive Partner Advisory Board. In 2012, Howard was an honored finalist for Ernst & Young’s Entrepreneur of the Year.  

Howard holds a bachelor’s degree in Electrical and Software Engineering from the University of Texas at Austin.

Jenny Hughes

Head of Culture, Experience & Communications, Argano

Jenny focuses on shaping a workplace ethos of innovation and inspiration for Argano.

Jenny has managed various shared services functions during her 9-year tenure with interRel, and is consistently recognized for broad contribution and leadership.

Previously, she was a Professor at Grande Prairie Regional College in Alberta, Canada where she taught in the School of Business for three years.

She holds a Master of Business Administration and Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Cameron University.

Priya Krishnan

Chief People Officer, Argano

Priya leads Global and Talent Acquisitions strategy for Argano as its CPO

Priya believes that people are the heart and soul of successful organizations, and she takes accountability for the personal growth of Argano’s team. As her #1 priority, she implements development programs to maximize employee engagement and advancement. She is also an advisor to a local university. 

Priya holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Texas at Arlington. She has developed a culture of innovation to attract and retain expert staff that drive Argano’s vision of “fulfilling the promise of the Digital Renaissance for all”.

News

SCMO2 Joins Argano to Build the Digital Foundations that Make Businesses Run Better

Argano announced today SCMO2 will join its platform to architect supply chains solutions that are resilient, flexible and integral to the digital foundations that make businesses run better.

Arbela Technologies Joins Argano

Argano announced today that Arbela Technologies will join its platform to empower organizations around the world to transform and grow their businesses with ERP, CRM and Analytics solutions.

United Virtualities Joins the Argano Platform

Argano announced that United Virtualities (UV) will join its platform to deliver digital experiences, critical to the digital foundations that help businesses run better. 

interRel Joins the Argano Mission

Argano, a business modernization partner, announces that it is joining forces with interRel Consulting, a premier ENTERPRISE PERFORMANCE MANAGEMENT firm specializing in world-class financial planning, consolidation, reporting and analytics solutions.

Keste Joins the Argano Platform

Argano, a business modernization partner, announces the coming together of forces with Keste, a proven leader in enabling complex B2B sales and operations.

Arbela Technologies Joins Argano

Argano announced today that Arbela Technologies will join its platform to empower organizations around the world to transform and grow their businesses with ERP, CRM and Analytics solutions.

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