People profile - Darrin Ahrens

Darrin Ahrens

Managing Director

  • Favorite quote
    “Fortune favors the prepared.”—Edna Mode from The Incredibles
  • What attracted you to Slalom?
    The opportunity to help build a leading consulting practice that provides outstanding client service while working with a highly motivated team that balances family, work and fun!
  • Experience
    I spent 21 years with Accenture, mostly in the Retail practice leading large business transformation efforts and then 3 years with Accretive Health leading population health initiatives to help transform healthcare.
  • Education
    BA’s in Philosophy and Business Management from Luther College.
  • Charities
    Board Member for Jodi’s Network of Hope, which promotes personal safety training and awareness as well as educational opportunities for children. Jodi's Network of Hope is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit corporation founded in 2005, on the 10 year anniversary of the abduction of Jodi Huisentruit, a local news anchor and close family friend who disappeared from Mason City, IA in 1995.
  • Hobbies
    Fishing, reading, and spending time with my wife and 4 children.