Ara Anjargolian

Ara Anjargolian

Formal First Name

Ara Anjargolian is the Co-Founder and Co-CTO of YCharts, a leading financial research platform providing investment research, data, and power visualization for wealth advisors and institutional investors. At YCharts, he has led the growth and development of the firm’s platform, clearing several noteworthy SaaS benchmarks along the way. In addition, he is also the Owner and Lead Developer of Jargol. He has more than 10 years of large-scale programming experience, focusing on software engineering and product development centered in software companies. Throughout his career, Ara has managed engineering teams at various web-based companies. Prior to co-founding YCharts, Ara was responsible for the development of Tribune’s large-scale real estate solutions.

Professional Experience

Academic History

  • At YCharts, Ara directed product and tech architecture, design and implementation, and managed a team of developers, designers and product managers.

  • He specializes in engineering management, design-oriented product development, architecture of complex software & data collection systems.

  • Ara worked in leadership roles in product and engineering organizations, building lasting, high-quality teams and processes.

  • At Tribune Interactive, he improved scalability and performance of the site using memcached, a CDN and profile guided optimizations.

  • He worked with clients such as THQ and the American Psychological Association to build complex web-based tools and content-management systems.