Art Barrios
Managing Director
Quick facts
25+ years of experience helping companies to optimize their return on technology investments
Specializes in the insurance and financial services industries
Expertise in CIO advisory, program management and transformation, distressed project / program triage and remediation, data center strategies, mergers and acquisitions IT integration or carve-out and interim management
Contact info
Download PDF  |  V-Card
+1 212 763 9541
Connect on
Art Barrios is a Managing Director with Alvarez & Marsal Corporate Performance Improvement in New York.

He specializes in digital transformation solutions and helping companies develop and execute strategies for leveraging their technology investments to have a measurable impact on the bottom line. He has experience across multiple industries and brings extensive experience in the financial services sectors.

With more than 25 years of IT project management and solutions experience, Mr. Barrios has worked with clients on a wide variety of strategic initiatives to reduce costs and drive business value through technology investments.  He has experience assisting clients to drive transformational goals through the planning and execution of complex technology projects, defining IT governance models, developing solution architectures, implementing end-to-end automation solutions, and measuring the business value of technology investments. 

Mr. Barrios’ notable experience includes his service as Automation Solutions practice leader, Data Management Solutions practice leader, multiple automation engagements across several industries including pharmaceuticals, telecommunications, and financial services. Mr. Barrios brings CIO advisory service experience, specifically in operating model, cost management, outsourcing, reorganization/restructuring, governance, portfolio management and IT financial management and experience in intelligent process automation, leveraging multi-generational solutions including business process management, robotic process automation and artificial intelligence.

Additionally, Mr. Barrios brings experience in dealing with large, complex program management and transformation initiatives, distressed project/program triage and remediation, data center strategies, consolidation, migration, and outsourcing, and Mergers & Acquisitions IT integration or divestiture carve-out. 

Some of Mr. Barrios' notable clients include Allstate, American International Group, Apollo Global Management, Aurora Bank, Bear Stearns, Blackstone, Centerbridge Partners, CIBC, CitiFinancial, Deutsche Bank, Guardian Life, Harbinger Capital, ING, International Finance Corp., Lehman Brothers, Merrill Lynch, MetLife, Morgan Stanley, Neuberger Berman, New York Life, PNC Financial Services Group, Prudential Financial, The Hartford, Toronto Dominion Bank, UBS, and US Trust.

Prior to joining A&M, Mr. Barrios was a Managing Director with PwC’s Financial Services Advisory practice, a Partner at BusinessEdge Solutions where he led the cross-industry Business Process Management and Data Management practices, a Managing Director with BearingPoint in the Financial Services Technology practice, and a Senior Manager at Andersen Consulting in the Technology Integration Services group.