Promotions of Ameet Kamat and Laurence Chen supports new growth initiatives


Key promotions further strengthen products and services and bring greater focus to growth initiatives. 

OLAP Vision, leader of budgeting and forecasting software for law firms and professional services organizations, announces the promotion of two key members of their senior global team. With 2016 off to a rapid start, OLAP Vision has increased focus and investment into their Customer Success initiative and has now announced that Ameet Kamat, will be leading the customer success team in his new role as Vice President of Global Services and Customer Success. Ameet previously held the position of Director, Global Services and has been instrumental in leading a team focused on providing law firms with exceptional, unmatched services that help enhance the competitive advantage of firms. Ameet extends his expertise to lead the Customer Success team focused on customer experience and the business of law.

2016 also bodes to be another exciting year for OLAP Vision on the product development front. With raving reviews around the success of xcelerate, the development teams have been ramping up to continue to innovate and provide new features for customers. Laurence Chen’s promotion to Vice President of Product Management further solidifies the trajectory of growth for the xcelerate software platform. OLAP Vision is confident that these areas of investments will further enable clients with modern, next generation, cutting edge solutions to support the business of law firms and professional services organizations.

“We are so thrilled to have such talented members on the OLAP Vision team. The agility and vigour both Ameet and Laurence apply every day will take our world class products and services to the next level. With the newly appointed roles, we have created appropriate channels to carry our business into a new era of growth. We find ourselves in an exciting technology driven era, where customer experience and usability of products is often the greatest competitive advantage of any firm. Our customers will benefit from even greater customer satisfaction and unrivaled products and expertise for law firms.”

Jag Dhariwal, Vice President of Global Sales

AK_nologoLRAmeet Kamat: As Vice President of Global Services & Customer Success, Ameet is responsible for outstanding implementation delivery, with a focus on customer satisfaction, to provide the right solution the first time, on-time and on-budget. He is well known amongst Elite software users and has a proven track record of success with over eight years of experience in leading and managing Thomson Reuters Elite Budgeting, Forecasting, and Financial Reporting solutions for 3E and Enterprise. As a former developer of the IBM Clarity solution, his unique mix of technical know-how and strong business acumen has helped clients successfully streamline their budgeting and reporting processes from FRx, spreadsheets, and in-house systems. Ameet is a graduate from the University of Western Ontario with a degree in Computer Engineering.

LCLawrence Chen: As Vice President of Product Management, Laurence leads a global team focused on delivering outstanding customer service, flexible software solutions and building lasting relationships with customers. Laurence’s customer centric approach is based on a foundation of collaboration and inclusiveness as he oversees the successful delivery of software solutions for Thomson Elite customers. Laurence has over a decade of experience leading complex business intelligence solution implementations globally for a wide range of industries. He is trusted as an advisor on best practices to many of the world’s largest law firms and as a mentor within the organization. As a graduate of the University of Waterloo with a degree in Computer Science, Laurence has a strong reputation as an innovative leader, having held various key leadership roles.

Please join us in congratulating Ameet and Laurence on well-deserved promotions!

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OLAP Vision has led the way in providing optimal budgeting & forecasting solutions for Elite legal & professional services organizations. With 15+ years of experience, we have successfully deployed over 200 Elite budgeting and reporting solutions, globally. As exclusive partners to Thomson Reuters Elite, we continue our commitment to providing expert services for cutting-edge powerful enterprise solutions. Leveraging our insight and industry specific best practices, we help firms increase efficiency, saving time and money. Our success is measured by client success with over 90% of our business coming from referrals, in addition to 73% of the AM Law 100 firms trusting us for their budgeting and reporting needs.