Industry veteran will lead firm’s full-service NetSuite practice working with clients across the globe
[Washington D.C., Dec. 3, 2019] – MorganFranklin Consulting, a leading finance and technology advisory firm that specializes in solving complex transformational challenges for its clients, today officially announced Lisa VanPatten as the company’s NetSuite Practice Director.
With more than 25 years of professional finance, accounting, and management experience in a diverse range of industries, VanPatten previously held National Practice lead roles at NetSuite and a leading audit, tax and consulting firm. She previously held CFO, vice president of finance, and other leadership roles for a number of publicly traded and privately held companies for which she was responsible for FP&A, HR, accounting, IT systems, SEC, SOX, M&A, and investor relations. VanPatten’s industry, technology and management consulting experience enables her to architect solutions that achieve the objectives of all stakeholders and maximize value for organizations.
“MorganFranklin’s differentiator is our integrated approach,” VanPatten said. “Our teams blend NetSuite solution architects with consulting professionals deeply experienced in finance, accounting and business operations. We also align industry experts to bring critical domain-specific operational and regulatory expertise. The result is a more complete solution for our clients—with more ROI on their technology investment.”
MorganFranklin’s full-service NetSuite practice helps growth-oriented, middle market and large companies across all industries implement, optimize and support their investment in NetSuite. The firm’s dedicated NetSuite professionals architect, configure and implement NetSuite to meet the client’s specific needs—and guides the client through the process by providing project and change management, process redesign, integration, and product expertise.
Fred Hargrove, a Managing Director at MorganFranklin who oversees the firm’s broader enterprise and cloud applications capabilities, said “VanPatten brings a unique combination of industry expertise and technology know-how.”
“Our clients come to us with complex challenges looking for experienced experts to help them on their journey to realize the true benefits of technology enablement,” said Geoff Harkness who leads MorganFranklin’s technology offerings globally. “Lisa’s expertise, strategic thinking and executive leadership capabilities make her a valuable addition to our team.”
VanPatten, based in MorganFranklin’s Atlanta office, will lead a global team. She has a B.S. in Management from Rider University, sits on Rider’s advisory board for the school of business, and holds a CPA license from the state of New Jersey.
About MorganFranklin Consulting
MorganFranklin Consulting is a management advisory firm that works with leading businesses and government. The firm helps organizations address complex and transformational finance, technology and business objectives. MorganFranklin is headquartered in the Washington D.C. area with regional offices in Atlanta, New York, San Francisco, and Los Angeles. The firm supports clients across the globe.
MorganFranklin Consulting is the brand name referring to the global organization of MorganFranklin, LLC and its subsidiary, MorganFranklin Consulting, LLC. MorganFranklin, LLC is a subsidiary of Vaco Holdings, LLC. Vaco is a portfolio company of Olympus Partners.
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