Arden Agopyan

Arden Agopyan

Founder & CEO at HotelRunner

Startupbootcamp Istanbul Mentor

Arden is a Technology Sales Leader and Business Development Executive with a proven track record. Prior to founding CloudArena, he led IBM’s Cloud Computing Software technical sales and market creation activities across Central and Eastern Europe, Russia, Middle East and Africa. His areas of expertise also includes international team management, business execution, strategic marketing and financial management.

As a talented hacker coming from software development background, along twelve years of business experience in IT, Arden is a Ph.D. candidate in Finance, holds a Computer Engineering degree and an MBA.
He speaks five languages and is a frequent speaker at technology events.
Arden is also Advisory Chair for Cloud Computing at International Academy, Research and Industry Association and co-author of a book, academic journals and articles.