Cleveland, Ohio (PRWEB) February 27, 2014
MRI Software, a leading provider of real estate enterprise software applications, announced the promotion of the Company’s Chief Operating Officer, Patrick Ghilani, to President and COO. In this newly created position, Mr. Ghilani will take a more expansive role in the executive oversight of the business, including leading key corporate initiatives, improving product release and readiness, and driving expansion into new markets.
“These are really exciting times at MRI Software, and I am pleased and honored to take on a larger role in driving our continued growth and success," said Patrick Ghilani. "This opportunity enables me to further impact MRI’s mission of providing exceptional products, services, and experiences to our clients.”
Ghilani joined MRI in 2006 as the Vice President of Global Professional Services, overseeing the company’s industry-leading consulting and implementation services team. He most recently worked in the position of Chief Operating Officer, where he took a hands-on approach to driving an improved client experience through increased productivity and quality of the Global Professional Services, Support, and Hosting Operations teams. He will maintain these responsibilities in his new role.
“Pat has been a trusted leader and client advocate at MRI for many years, and he has been instrumental in driving significant improvements in all areas of our client facing operations as COO,” said David Post, Chief Executive Officer at MRI Software. “His deep commitment and passion for our business make him the ideal person to champion our strategic growth initiatives.”
Prior to MRI, Ghilani held executive roles building and managing professional and support services organizations for both SmartOps Corporation, a provider of supply chain software (now an SAP Company), as well as for technology consulting services firm, UBICS, Inc. As a management consultant with Ernst & Young LLP, Ghilani was an industry vertical leader, with global sales, management, and delivery responsibilities of large scale ERP application implementations for the Fortune 500. With over 20 years of experience in the enterprise application arena, Ghilani has successfully managed both the strategy and operations of sizeable technology product and services organizations, serving multiple global industries, including over 10 years in the Commercial and Multi-Family Real Estate vertical. He received a Bachelor of Arts in Business-Supply Chain Management from Michigan State University.
About MRI Software
MRI offers property management software solutions to the global real estate management and investment industries. As a leading provider of real estate enterprise software applications and hosted solutions, MRI serves the global multifamily and commercial property industries, helping them improve their bottom line and maximize their returns on their diverse business portfolios. MRI leverages its more than 40 years in business to develop long-term successful relationships with its clients. For more information, please visit http://www.mrisoftware.com.