ABOUT LAVANTE

Lavante is the leader in SaaS-based supplier information management and profit recovery. Built on the patented Lavante Connect Platform, Lavante solutions generate millions in cost savings and deliver the highest-quality data to clients and suppliers while syndicating data solutions to partners throughout the Procure-to-Pay (P2P) ecosystem. Lavante data optimizes supplier value and supports better decision making across enterprise environments. Lavante solutions are deployed across Fortune 1000 companies including the hospitality, retail, entertainment, manufacturing, and medical industries.

PURPOSE

To create a foundation of Data Quality for the entire P2P ecosystem

MISSION

Deliver the most comprehensive SIM solution for enterprises to leverage quality supplier data to make informed decisions

Empower suppliers on the Lavante Supplier Network to improve visibility and increase business with clients and prospects

Syndicate high quality information to partner organizations across the P2P ecosystem to drive dramatic ROI gains

VISION

Lavante is the global standard for business to business information management

EXECUTIVE TEAM

Frank Harbist
VP and General Manager

Leads all SIM-related functions and business activities on a global basis. Prior to Lavante, Frank was the CEO of ActiveScaler, Inc., an IoT/Big Data software startup focused on accelerating real-time enterprise applications. Frank was also …

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Joe Flynn
VP of Strategy and Alliances

Joe founded Lavante (then AuditSolutions) in 2001 and is a recognized expert in the field of P-to-P processes. Prior to founding Lavante, Joe served as Director of Operations for the statement audit group of Howard Shultz and Associates (HSA), then the nation’s…

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Tom Flynn
VP of Marketing

Tom is a seasoned Software industry executive that has sold and serviced over 200 Fortune 1000 companies. His expertise and thought-leadership is recognized and well respected across multiple organizations and industries. Tom co-founded Lavante and has held…

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Vinay Ambekar
VP of Engineering

Vinay brings to Lavante over 25 years of experience in building software development teams and developing enterprise-wide web-based and client-server products. He has a proven track record of applying a strong combination of technical, business and…

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Kelly Zawalski
VP of Finance

As Lavante’s Vice President of Finance, Kelly is responsible for managing Lavante’s Finance and Human Resources functions. Kelly has more than twenty years of accounting and organizational management experience with early stage and public enterprise software and…

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Doug Markle
VP of Sales/Business Development

With over 15 years of experience in procurement and supply chain solutions, and over 23 years in executive positions, Doug is responsible for driving Lavante’s worldwide enterprise sales efforts.  Prior to joining Lavante, Doug served as President and EVP for HICX…

Ed Zunzunegui
VP of Operations

As VP, SIM Operations for PRGX, Ed is responsible for the PRGX SIM product and global operations.  His teams include account management, implementation and verification analysts along with support.  He has held executive positions in three startups and has 25 years of …