CFMS and Vena Solutions announce strategic partnership to drive FP&A excellence

CFMS, a leading reseller of financial planning, analytics, and reporting solutions, and Vena Solutions, a leader in cloud-based financial planning and analysis (FP&A) software are thrilled to announce a strategic partnership aimed at delivering enhanced FP&A capabilities to organisations nationwide.

With CFMS’ industry expertise and over 20 years’ of experience implementing FP&A solutions and Vena Solutions’ powerful FP&A software platform, this partnership seeks to empower finance professionals with cutting-edge FP&A technology.

The driving force behind this partnership is that Vena Solutions offers seamless integration with Microsoft’s suite of products, allowing for a comprehensive and unified financial planning experience. Notably, Vena’s integration with Microsoft Excel enables users to completely retain their familiarity and comfort of the spreadsheet as the primary user interface for Planning and Reporting. Power BI is embedded directly into the Vena platform, enabling users to visualise, analyse, and report on financial data without having to switch between applications, streamlining decision-making processes and enhancing overall efficiency.

‘I am really pleased to be partnering with Vena. CFMS currently offer a range of BI & Reporting services using Microsoft Power BI and we see Vena as a natural extension into Financial Planning, (Budgeting, Forecasting and Scenario Modelling). Really excited!’ – Richard Keizer, Commercial Director – CFMS

‘Vena is excited to Partner with CFMS, a proven and highly experienced Analytics reseller and trusted advisor. Their pedigree in the office of finance and alignment to Microsoft Office and Power BI made this a very easy decision for us to Partner. We look forward to building a long-term successful relationship together.’ – Alex Wood, Vice President Global Channels – Vena Solutions

Vena Solutions, now offered by CFMS, will be available to organisations of all sizes and across industries. The partnership aims to help organisations overcome the challenges of Spreadsheets by enhancing rather than replacing them. This will increase the short and long-term adoption of the software, leading to fast and sustainable return on Investment.

About Vena:

Vena is the only native Excel Complete Planning platform built for Microsoft 365 with Power BI. Vena transforms how business, finance and operations leaders Plan To Grow™ with the Vena Growth Engine, the SaaS platform and methodology that empowers and inspires your plans and guides your growth journey. Over 1,600 of the world’s leading companies power their growth with Vena.

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