Aspen Technology, Inc. announced that Chantelle Breithaupt has informed the Company that she will step down as Chief Financial Officer for another opportunity. Ms. Breithaupt will continue in her role through December 31, 2023. Christopher Stagno, who currently serves as SVP, Chief Accounting Officer, will assume the role of Interim CFO, effective January 1, 2024, should a permanent CFO not have been named.

Mr. Stagno is an experienced financial executive with deep knowledge of AspenTech?s business and over 25 years of leadership in finance, including at various software companies. Prior to joining AspenTech in 2020, he served as Treasurer at Cognex Corporation, a provider of machine vision products, software and sensors used in automated manufacturing. Before that, he served in various finance roles, including the Interim CFO role at Brightcove Inc., a provider of cloud-based services for video, and Unica, an enterprise marketing software company.