SEE. SAVE. CONTROL. That’s what we’re doing here at Trax. While we have a rich and deep-rooted history in the freight and parcel audit industry, we have recognized that the industry needs to change and meet the challenges of a continually global and omni-channel world. We realize that the industry needs to evolve from simple compliance to full transportation spend management.
Chief Executive Officer
Chris is responsible for leading Trax and driving increased value for customers. He joined Trax in 2018 when Trax and Veraction merged to become the biggest privately owned company in the industry. Chris joined Veraction in 2015, bringing more than 20 years of experience in technology, ecommerce, procurement and supply chain solutions. Prior to Veraction, Chris was President of Ritchie Bros. EquipmentOne (NYSE: RBA), the leading online marketplace for industrial assets. Chris also held executive positions at Directworks, a leading SaaS based spend management company, SEEC, an award winning software provider to the financial services industry and led global account management at Ariba/FreeMarkets, a pioneer in B2B e-sourcing and procurement solutions.
Chris is a graduate of The Citadel and then served as an officer in the United States Marine Corps. He received his business degree from Boston University.
Chief Financial Officer
Liz brings more than 25 years of experience in financial management, strategic investment and M&A activity, with particular focus on technology and Internet companies. Her experience spans a wide range of industries and includes retail, media and entertainment, online advertising, software and professional services from start-up to multi-billion dollar businesses.
Prior to Trax, Liz has held leadership positions at companies such as Korn Ferry, General Motors and Deloitte. She is a Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland and holds a Bachelor of Arts in Business Studies from Robert Gordon University.
Chief Operating Officer
Matt recently joined Trax as the Chief Operating Officer. Prior to Trax, Matt was the Vice President, Integration at E2Open, a leading SaaS supply chain management company, where he successfully led the integration activities for a number of key acquisitions. He has a deep background in designing and implementing business improvement for leading edge enterprises including Noesis Finance, E2open, Pantellos and Perfect Commerce.
Matt also brings over eight years of strategy and process consulting experience from both PriceWaterhouseCoopers and Accenture. He holds an MBA from Rice University and a BA from Cornell University.
Chief Technology Officer
Ravi leads product development and has responsibility for Trax’s overall technology direction. He brings more than 25 years of engineering and development leadership experience to Trax with a specific focus on data management and analytics solutions. Prior to Trax, Ravi held leadership roles with technology companies such as Oracle and Informatica, has been a successful technology company founder and holds five technology related patents.
Ravi is a graduate of the National Institute of Technology, India with a degree in Electrical Engineering, received his MS in Computer Science from Johns Hopkins University and his MBA from the New York University’s Stern School of Business.
Chief Strategy Officer
Samir is responsible for product development, corporate brand/marketing, and strategic corporate initiatives. Prior to this role, Samir was Chief of Staff at BASELAYER where he led enterprise sales, product management, marketing, and Board governance. Mr. Shah’s experience includes working for venture capital and private equity firms such as Sterling Partners, ARCH Venture Partners, and MK Capital.
A native of Chicago, Samir has a BS and MS in Electrical Engineering from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, and an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.
Senior Vice President, Sales and Marketing
Jim is responsible for leading the Sales and Marketing at Trax. Jim and his team are focused on helping companies around the world find competitive advantages in transportation spend management, spend intelligence and logistics data leveraging our best-in-class cloud platform. He brings more than 25 years of experience successfully helping ERP and Supply Chain software companies build high performing sales teams and successful go-to-market strategies.
Prior to Trax, Jim held senior leadership roles at leading software companies including NetSuite, Oracle, HighJump, Lawson and Epicor Software. Jim is a graduate of Arizona State University and holds a BS in Supply Chain Management