Simparel Names Fashion and Technology Industry Veteran Mangual as President

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After driving operations for Simparel for the past 4 years, Roberto Mangual has been promoted to President by the IT solutions provider. He brings two decades of fashion and technology industry experience and executive leadership to the role.

Simparel, Inc. (, the innovator in next-generation information technology for the fashion and other consumer goods industries, has promoted its former COO Roberto Mangual to the position of President. He immediately assumes responsibility for the company’s research and development, sales and marketing, customer service and business processes. In addition to heading up operations for the solutions provider over the past 4 years, Mangual brings more than 16 years of executive-level apparel manufacturing and information management experience to his new role.

“I am honored and privileged to have the opportunity to serve as President at such an exciting time for Simparel,” said Mangual. “The primary reason I originally joined Simparel was the technology platform that is unrivaled in the ERP space. After working with the dynamic and experienced team behind our solution these past 4 years, I’m convinced that our combination of people and technology sit atop the apparel and fashion ERP space. We will build upon the excellence of our platform and our team, to deliver the best, most innovative solutions and services available in the industry for our current and future client-partners.”

Mangual joined Simparel in 2012 as Director of Services and was named Vice President of Operations later in the same year. In 2013, he was promoted to the position of Chief Operating Officer. Prior to joining Simparel, he served as Senior Vice President of Operations and Chief Information Officer for leading intimate apparel manufacturer Richard Leeds International.

Roberto assumes the leadership of Simparel as former CEO, Steve G. Vogel, transitions to Vice Chairman, Chief Financial Officer and General Counsel.

“I am extremely confident in Roberto’s ability to lead Simparel,” noted Vice Chairman Vogel. “He has given Simparel a customer focus that has brought us to the forefront of customer satisfaction, doing so with a view to creating technology that gives true value. As Simparel commits to leading technology, I know we have the right leader in Roberto Mangual to continue our revenue growth. Roberto in turn is surrounded by a strong executive team and supported by highly effective project managers and talented developers.”

About Simparel

Designed for the apparel, footwear, accessories, home furnishings and other soft goods industries, Simparel empowers brands, manufacturers and vertical retailers to reach their full potential by accelerating and improving performance across the entire business and global supply chain. The Simparel Enterprise Solution provides global process visibility, control and collaboration by combining traditionally independent Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Product Lifecycle Management (PLM), Sourcing & Supply Chain Management (SCM), Materials Requirements and Manufacturing Planning (MRP), Shop Floor Control (SFC), Electronic Data Interchange (EDI), Warehouse Management (WMS), and other productivity tools into a single, fashion-focused business system.

The fully integrated end-to-end functionality of Simparel keeps teams and vendors working on the same page. Real-time visibility into product development, orders, inventories, production and supply chain processes enables users to make more informed decisions - faster - across the entire business. The next-generation Simparel software architecture is simpler to deploy and offers greater scalability, performance and total cost of ownership than traditional enterprise solutions. Clients routinely report cost reductions and increased agility and responsiveness across their product development, sourcing, manufacturing, distribution and other business processes with Simparel. For more information, visit

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