Meet The Leadership Team

We've grown a team that is passionate about transforming the future of trade. We're 100% committed to helping our customers solve big problems and build stronger businesses.

Executive + Business Development Team

Mike Cating
ENGINEERING LEADER
Quality-driven engineering leader with extensive experience as product owner, scrum master, systems architect, and team contributor.
Specializes in mentoring engineers on quality development.
Diane Chick
Customer Success Leader
Global transportation + logistics leader with 25 years combined experience in ocean carrier services & BCOs including Louis Dreyfus and AutoZone.
Norissa (Reese) Giangola
REVENUE LEADER

Marketing and sales leader with 20 years of experience opening new global offices and managing ops global supply chains, including with The Coca-Cola Company, P&G, Sodexo.

Vijay Harrell
CEO

Founder of TradeLanes. Self-taught Silicon Valley software engineer with experiences at Zynga/KIXEYE.
Built systems that can handle 8+ billion transactions a day.

Yash Patel
US Business Development

Business development and trade execution consultant with expertise in helping companies with adoption of transportation management and trade management systems.

Ange Peyandane
Asia Business Development

Senior business development specialist with expertise in helping large organizations adopt technology solutions. Prior experience with Gartner supply chain.

Doug Y'Barbo
DATA LEADER

Data Scientist and Distributed Systems Programmer with professional experience at Schlumberger and Roblox Corp and academic degrees in Computer Science from MIT and the University of Chicago.

Advisors

Michelle Branch
GENERAL COUNSEL

Branch Law Group. Advised Founders Fund and early-stage Google and Twilio ($400 million IPO).<br>Former NYU Law faculty member.

Richard Cargill
INDUSTRY ADVISOR

Expert investor and business growth strategist with focus on sustainable solutions in food, agriculture, and water.

Danari Fowlkes
TRADE EXECUTION EXPERT

Expert in global commodity trading operations including executive positions at Louis Dreyfus Company and Pure Dairy.

John Geisler
TECHNOLOGY EXPERT

Former CIO of large commodity producer with deep insights in the technology needed to manage complex global trading transactions.

Bruce Leslie
INDUSTRY ADVISOR

Expert in agricultural commodity trading, corporate strategy and development, and non-traditional growth strategies.

Ted Ley
TRANSPORTATION EXPERT

Executive expert in global transportation logistics and Sales with a long career at United Parcel Service.