Florence Amate is the President and CEO of the Laisar Management Group. She has over 25 years of experience leading operational excellence within government agencies, non-profit organizations and corporations. Her main consulting focus is on Performance Excellence Programs in the areas of Operations Strategy, Total Value Chain Management, Procurement & Logistics and Manufacturing. She is a specialist for the execution of operational programs with sustainable short-term effects on efficiency and quality improvement as well as cost reduction. Her most recent experience prior to launching Laisar Management Group was working as an Area Operations Director for Pitney Bowes Management Services, a unit of Pitney Bowes, Inc. that provides a wide array of consulting and outsourcing services related to document management.