Courtney Varner - Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer

Courtney Varner is the Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer of CARIAN. She is responsible for the leadership of CARIAN and provides long-term strategic and operational oversight to the company. She also oversees compliance of the company’s framework with corporate and management best practices and ensures that the company investments and assets are consistently aligned with its vision and mission. Courtney takes an active role in engaging with our clients to ensure that we continue to meet our clients’ expectations in delivering services and products. She is focused on improving the customer experience and strengthening CARIAN core business services.

Herschel Baxi – Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer

Herschel oversees all company operations and personnel, ensuring our processes, people and tools are aligned with, and are delivering the company’s vision and mission. He is responsible for setting the tone for the company’s values, ethics and culture, with an emphasis on its mission to deliver the best results for its clients.

Nick Aria - Executive Vice President

Nick is focused on expanding the company’s footprint through long-term, sustainable growth within existing and new market sectors and professional practices. He is responsible for executing CARIAN’s long-term strategies aligned with the company’s vision and mission.

Jeffrey Hila - Senior Vice President

Jeff is responsible for overseeing the growth of our Utility Sector and the Engineering Management, Project Management and Construction Management (EM/PM/CM) practice. Jeff steers the development of new clients and projects and ensures the successful engagement and growth of our customer base.

About Us

The CARIAN Group is a woman-owned business enterprise (WBE), with offices in New York City, New Jersey, Philadelphia, Atlanta, and we continue to expand nationally. The CARIAN Group offers Consulting, Advisory, and Technology solutions to support our customers in delivering their capital project portfolios. Our Consulting Services focus on providing expert services to our customers looking to improve delivery of capital infrastructure while meeting their enterprise portfolio and program objectives. Our Consulting Services include Project Management and Controls, Portfolio/Program Management, Portfolio/Project Risk Management, Cost Estimating, and Implementation of Project Systems. Our Advisory Services are built on the foundation of the in-depth consulting experience and expertise of our Advisory experts who leverage their experience to advise capital portfolio owners on strategic, technical, organizational, delivery and contractual strategies. Our Technology Services offer products & services that enable strategic and operational business decisions. We work closely with our industry partners to combine our advisory and consulting expertise with their innovative, leading edge features to offer our customers technology products & services that enable strategic and operational business decisions.