Rich Lazzara is responsible for providing leadership and oversight to the key functional areas of Procurement, Vendor Management, Supply Chain, Travel, and Mobile Solution Delivery within CA Technologies. Rich has created and executed the CA IT Innovation Roadmap to set a clear direction for creating process efficiencies and improving the user experience by integrating existing on-premise applications with new cloud, mobile and HTML5 solutions. This has included the successful integration of Ariba APC/PO automation globally and the Ariba Invoice Pro solution for North America with CA Technologies’ existing back-end ECC and SRM systems. The global implementation of the Ariba Upstream Solution went live in June of last year. Before joining CA Technologies, Rich held various technology roles at Arrow Electronics, Lehman Brothers and Citibank.