Forto, provider of digitised freight forwarding and supply chain solutions, announced two executive appointments to strengthen their executive leadership team and position the company for its next phase of growth.
Guillaume Petit-Perrin, has joined Forto as Chief Financial Officer and Kamil B Rodoper will join as Executive Vice President of Product in June 2021.
Guillaume Petit-Perrin, who joins from JP Morgan, has more than 18 years of corporate finance experience working in international markets including London, New York and Paris.
Most recently, Guillaume served as Managing Director in JP Morgan’s TMT Investment Banking group.
“Coming from a different industry enables me to look at Forto with a fresh perspective and to put the right tools in the right place,” comments Guillaume. “Forto is on an impressive growth trajectory, and I look forward to the many years of successes ahead.”
Kamil B Rodoper has been appointed as Executive Vice President of Product at Forto with the charter to set the strategic direction for the Forto product ecosystem.
Kamil joins Forto from Lyft, where he most recently served as VP of Product and General Manager of Express Drive and previously served as Head of Product, Fleet Technologies.
“The logistics and transport industry is still in the early days of digitization,” explains Forto CEO Michael Wax. There is massive potential for automation, which can in turn deliver more reliable, more transparent customer experiences.”
“Our strategy continues to focus on bringing together our operational excellence in freight forwarding and our SaaS platform investments. Our expanded leadership team has the right combination of business, industry and technical expertise to help us realise this vision.”