Management Team


Management Team

Simparel®'s success and unprecedented results are attributed to our management team's 70 years of collective experience in helping apparel and other fashion related companies meet and exceed their business process goals, maximizing the ROI on their investment. Our team possesses the critical insight required for understanding the unique challenges facing companies from both an Operations and Information Systems perspective, and delivers fashion software solutions that match the unique business needs of our customers.


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Roberto Mangual, President and Chief Executive Officer

20 years of technology experience, including 16 years in apparel. He previously served as SVP of Operations and CIO for leading intimate apparel manufacturer Richard Leeds International. Having led multiple successful enterprise software implementations, he has firsthand experience and understanding of what it takes to manage an ERP project in the dynamic world of fashion.

Simparel CTO Ken Fearnley

Ken Fearnley, Chief Technology Officer

20 years of senior leadership roles directing the strategy, development and support of PLM, CRM and R&D software applications. Former Director of Global IT, PLM Application Services for Johnson & Johnson and Director of R&D at Dassault Systemes, Ken has led software development in the Fashion Technology, Discrete Manufacturing and Life Sciences industries.

Simparel VP John Robinson

John Robinson, Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing

30 years of fashion and retail business and technology experience. He previously served as Vice President of Apparel for Lectra (CAD/CAM/PLM), President of Visuality (B2B e-commerce), Vice President of Business Development at WGSN (trend forecasting), and Principal at POP-Market (B2B e-commerce).