LEVERTON Elevates Abhinav Somani as Chief Revenue Officer and Richard Belgrave as Head of Europe
LEVERTON has today announced the appointment of Abhinav ‘Abe’ Somani as Chief Revenue Officer and Richard Belgrave as Head of Europe – Key roles within the Company’s global leadership team. With a fast-growing portfolio of clients globally, Abe and Richard will be working towards building a customer-centric platform globally.
Speaking on Abe’s appointment, the company’s founder, Emilio Matthaei said, “we are very delighted to have Abe join the Executive team and bring his years of financial and entrepreneurial experience to the firm. Aligning with LEVERTON’s focus on real estate, legal and accounting lease abstraction, Abe’s global perspective, sector expertise and his deep relations with clients and partners will accelerate our expansion plans. His background is perfectly suited to help us scale and advance our mission to build an efficient platform for structured data and document management globally.”
Regarding Richard’s appointment, Emilio said, “Richard has been instrumental in running our UK business over the past year and we are pleased that he will now assume the important role of leading our European operations. He brings with him many years of professional experience and is truly appreciated by our clients. His appointment further demonstrates our commitment to putting the best talent in leadership roles to support our position across the continent.”
Abe and Richard joined LEVERTON in 2016 and have been responsible for leading teams in the US and the UK regions respectively. The two will continue working on their current roles, in addition to taking on their new responsibilities. The pair will work closely with Dan Wucherpfennig, Chief Operating Officer, and Florian Kuhlmann, Chief Technology Officer to deliver the best product to the market.
On his new role, Abe commented, “I’m thrilled to take up this new position at such a pivotal and exciting time in the Company’s history as the strategy, technology, and brand merge around a unique and unified platform. LEVERTON has been growing rapidly and has become the leading platform for efficient and effective document and structured data management, globally. We are all about making our customers happy and delivering a solution that they want – and this is a pivotal step in making that continue to happen.”
“I am really looking forward to this challenge and working with a great team. The team in the UK has been growing rapidly over the past year and we hope to continue this momentum in the coming months. The European market is both very interesting and active at the moment and we anticipate a significant growth in the coming months. To better serve our clients, we want to take a more holistic view on our European customers and align all activities,” said Richard.
LEVERTON develops and applies disruptive deep learning technologies to extract, structure and manage data from corporate documents in more than 20 languages. Our platform empowers corporations and investment firms to be more efficient and effective with their data & document management. It facilitates quick and data-driven decision-making by creating actionable, valuable insights out of unstructured data. More than 100 global industry leaders trust LEVERTON to build their CORE of structured data. The intelligent platform runs on LEVERTON servers in ISO 27001 and ISO 9001 certified data centers which guarantee highest security.