Kevin Costello was President of Ariba, Inc. from 2007 until its acquisition by SAP in 2012, and President of Ariba, an SAP Company, from 2012 until 2014. He joined Ariba in 2002 as Executive Vice President and later became Chief Commercial Officer. Prior to joining Ariba, he was a global managing partner for Andersen Business Consulting and was one of six members on the consulting executive leadership team. Mr. Costello is a director of Vantiv, Inc. and The Rainmaker Group. Previously, he served as a director of Cbeyond, Inc., the chair of its compensation committee, and a member of its audit committee. He is vice-chairman of the Technology Association of Georgia, holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Illinois, and is a Certified Public Accountant.