Entrepreneurial CIO with proven record of delivering multi-million dollar infrastructure improvements

Senior PartnerCIO


Leadership Roles

  • President, Communication Technology Inc.
  • Partner, The Licas Group
  • CIO & VP IT, Manhattanville College
  • Division Program Manager (and various other roles), IBM

Larry Arps is a partner in the New York practice of Fortium Partners. He brings more than 25 years of technology leadership experience to the firm, with more than a decade of management within IBM and over a decade of service as a CIO in higher education. Arps is an entrepreneurial CIO with a proven track record of delivering multi-million dollar infrastructure improvement programs and broad business expertise in process improvement, technology implementation and change management.

Arps holds a bachelor’s in physics from Carleton College, a bachelor’s in industrial engineering and operations analysis from Columbia University and an MBA from Columbia University. He also has a Certificate in Business Dynamics, Systems Thinking and Modelling from MIT.