Management Team

Our management team brings together over 4 decades of experience traversing multiple industries. If you want to meet and learn more about them, check out their profiles:

Nischit Vaidya

Nischit Vaidya – President & Chief Executive Officer

Nischit founded Argotis, Inc. in January 2013 in order to provide training and cybersecurity consulting to our customers. He has served in many different roles throughout his career supporting the State of Maryland to the Federal Government. He has been teaching throughout multiple colleges in Maryland, developing courses such as Introduction to Network Security, Introduction to Information Assurance, and Introduction to Networking. He has developed courses such as Security Architecture and Design for the University of California Irvine and continues to be a part of their adjunct faculty. He has supported the federal government in the Intelligence Community and Department of Defense. He currently holds his M.S in Information Assurance, a B.Sc in Information Assurance, and his CISSP certification. In his free time, you can find him having fun with his Mustang, reading books, watching movies, and spending time with family and friends.


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Allen Barnes

Allen Barnes – Vice President & Chief Operating Officer

Allen joined Argotis in 2015 to help guide the company in its strategic vision. He brings more than 17 years of project and business management experience, 40+ successfully completed projects, and an education in business administration under his belt. He is also a member of the Alpha Chi National Honor Soceity, and the Sigma Beta Delta International Honor Society for Business Administration Management. In his free time Allen enjoy’s writing fiction stories, reading, watching television, movies, and spending time with family and friends. Allen is also a published and an award winning poet.





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