Management Team

Management Team

Arthur L. Allen

President & CEO

Arthur Allen is a successful entrepreneur with more than 40 years of strategic experience in the software industry. He built and sold his first software company for $18M by the time he was 34 years of age. As the technology industry entered a new period of intensive growth, Arthur Allen launched ASG Software Solutions in 1986. Mr. Allen built ASG into a multinational corporation with more than 90 offices worldwide. As CEO of ASG, he executed 60+ acquisitions over 29 years – growing the company to over $300M in revenue. He has acquired companies across the USA, Europe and Asia ranging in size from $5-150M – including such entities as Mobius, Atempo, CloudFactory, VisionApp, and PS’ Soft.

MARK Hindley

Chief Financial Officer

Mark Hindley serves as Adaptive’s Chief Financial Officer, responsible for all aspects of Accounting, Finance, FP&A, and Human Resources.  Mark has over 15 years of finance, accounting, and operations experience across diversified verticals.  Immediately before Adaptive, Mark was Director of Finance at Best Home Services, a +$60 million annual revenue home service provider, where Mark contributed to cumulative revenue and EBITDA growth of nearly 100%, culminating in an $85 million private equity divestiture during his tenure. Earlier, Mark spent 10 years in corporate banking roles with Fifth Third, Regions, and First Horizon, managing a client portfolio in excess of $1.7 Billion. 


John Cieply
Sr. Director of Development, Support, & Services

John Cieply graduated from Rochester Institute of Technology with a bachelor’s degree in Computational Mathematics. John has over 30 years of hands-on experience with network based software development, design, management, implementation, and project leadership. John worked 16 years at Raytheon on multiple government contracts, he spent 10 years as the IT manager of a large furniture company, and he also spent 5 years teaching software engineer concepts.

Sue DeGram

Director of Marketing

Sue DeGram is an experienced communications professional who has worked successfully in the industry for over 20 years. In the last 13 years, Sue worked for Arthur Allen in various positions at ASG Software Solutions in Marketing, Software Development, and Sales. She received her Bachelor’s Degree from Kendall College of Art and Design of Ferris State University.


Dan Cannone
Sales Manager

Dan Cannone oversees the sales organization through strategic and direct relationships with customers across the globe, leading Adaptive Computing’s revenue growth and expansion. Previously, Dan worked in Sales for Gartner, Inc. Dan has a B.A. in Economics from Bates College in Maine.