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San Jose, CA, May 17, 2016 – Josh Morrison of Lavante Joins Board of Directors for Institute of Financial Operations

20-year veteran of Procure-to-Pay and recognized industry expert, Josh Morrison to join the board of the IFO

San Jose, CA, May 17, 2016 –   Lavante Inc., the leading provider of cloud-based Supplier Information Management (SIM) for Fortune 1000 companies, announced today Senior Solution Consultant Josh Morrison has been named to the Board of Directors for the Institute of Financial Operations.

“In appointing Josh to the Board of Directors, I am confident the IFO has selected a long-standing, well respected and knowledgeable thought leader from the Procure-to-Pay (P2P) space to help lead us forward as our association enters its next exciting phase.” states Joe Flynn, Chairman of the Board at The Institute of Financial Operations.

Morrison is a seasoned P2P professional with specific expertise in business systems and implementations, process improvement, automation, and transformation, supply chain relationship management, and analytics. He has formerly held leadership roles at a Forbes Top 10 company, with oversight of accounts payable, vendor relations, procure-to-pay and strategic sourcing. Today, Josh operates a successful independent P2P consulting firm, JLM Consulting, and works as a senior consultant with Lavante.

Morrison holds an MBA in Entrepreneurship and Innovation, is CAPP certified and a member of American Mensa, and serves as the president of the New England Chapter of The IFO. He is a proud father of three, and enjoys cooking, volunteer work and spending quality time with family and loved ones.

About Lavante

Lavante is the leading provider of cloud-based supplier management solutions for Fortune 1000 companies. Our mission is to connect businesses with their suppliers and provide value to both by automating and improving the quality, accuracy and cost effectiveness of business interactions. For businesses our software and services help drive dollars to the bottom-line by ensuring quality of supplier data and automation of supplier onboarding and management, including burdensome tax and compliance requirements. For suppliers, we simplify the process of delivering value to clients and improve customer satisfaction, the ability to win new accounts, and profit.

About IFO

The Institute of Financial Operations (IFO) is a non-profit, membership-based professional association serving the entire financial operations ecosystem, with a particular focus on the accounts payable discipline and the related fields of information management and data capture. IFO grew out of the merger of four associations: International Accounts Payable Professionals (IAPP), International Accounts Receivable Professionals (IARP), National Association of Purchasing and Payables (NAPP), and The Association for Work Process Improvement (TAWPI) and serves a professional community of more than 70,000 through the U.S., Canada and the U.K.