Barry Padgett


Barry Padgett is president of SAP Ariba and is responsible for driving the strategy, operations, product and innovation, and go-to-market functions of the world’s largest business commerce network.

Prior to joining the SAP Ariba team, Barry served as president of the SMB group at SAP where he drove SAP’s growth among small and mid-market businesses and oversaw the strategy and execution for SAP Anywhere, Business ByDesign, and BusinessOne.

Barry came to SAP through the acquisition of Concur, where he served in several executive roles, including chief product officer; executive vice president and general manager of EMEA and Asia Pacific; vice president of international sales; and general manager of the TripIt business unit.

Barry earned a bachelor of science in applied mathematics from Union College and a master of science in software engineering from the University of Oxford.