Ariel joined Vector in 2014 as a Principal on the Value Creation Team and was promoted to Operating Partner in 2017. Ariel partners with the investment team during the due diligence process to evaluate new investments and develop detailed operating plans. He also works with management teams to drive strategic and operating initiatives across the portfolio. His areas of expertise include business and product strategy, corporate development, marketing and sales, post-merger integration, and operational transformations.
Ariel was previously a Senior Principal at The Boston Consulting Group, a leading management consulting firm, where he focused on developing business strategies and driving operational transformations at leading technology, media and telecommunication companies around the world. Before BCG, Ariel worked in private equity in Latin America and was a consultant with Accenture in Argentina and Brazil where he executed large software implementations and operational transformations.
Ariel earned his degree in Computer Engineering from the Universidad Catolica Argentina, and an MBA from The Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania.