Collectively, our core team has spent 80+ years solving various supply chain problems for customers across business verticals across the world. We have also built, sold and implemented complex, scalable products in the area of Supply Chain Execution. Our last such endevaor eventually culminated in an acquisition with the products that we made and the customers we acquired- all becoming a part of a very, very large multi-national. We are thus very credible Domain and Product champions!
Amar Kalale - Founder and Director
Prior to founding shipX, Amar was co founder of Yantra solutions, a Boston based supply chain solution provider. Amar has more than 20 years of experience in providing technology solutions for logistics and supply chain problems. Amar has a Bachelor's degree in Engineering and a Masters in Computer Science. Amar is acknowledged in the Industry for providing meaningful, implementable and functionally complete solutions and is a firm believer that solutions to problems need to be simple, and are often simple, if understood properly. Amar shepherds product direction at ShipX and ensures that the company does not get distracted from it's core vision of affordable solutions for India
Maxin Samuel - Product Engineer
Maxin has extensive Supply Chain Execution product experience having solved problems for customers at implementation and also post implementation as Product Support Head at Yantra. Max heads Customer Experience at ShipX and also manages the key role of product Engineering. Max has a Bachelor's Degree in Engineering from IIT Madras.
Bharat Ramanath - Marketing and Business Development Head
Bharat spent a decade at Yantra in various roles including Implementation, Pre-Sales and Product Management. Bharat was heading Business Development for the Asia-Pacific region at Yantra and continued in the role post it's acquisition. He has subsequently consulted with Industry in various operational and strategic roles. Bharat helms Marketing and Business Development at ShipX and also helps shape company stratgey. Bharat is a B.Tech from NIT-K Surathkal and a PGDM from IIM Ahmedabad.
Venkatraman Mahadevan - CTO
Venky essayed the role of Architect for several Supply Chain Execution products while at Yantra. From an Architecture standpoint, nothing becomes 'product' at ShipX unless blessed by Venky. When not authoring/improving his own web-frameworks to help developers at-large, Venky also mentors and coaches all Engineering resources at ShipX and revels in that role. Venky has a MSc Statistics degree from IIT Kanpur.
Having done it all once before, our focus has for the past few years turned squarely to India. We see the fragmentation in the Transportation and Logistics market here and also the ferment induced by potentially path-breaking policy changes (the GST) as a phenomenal opportunity to take world-class digital solutions at meaningful price points for the complete Transportation and Logistics eco-system of India! This is what drives us