Flexport is a freight forwarding and customs brokerage that combines software with dedicated customer support to increase efficiency and transparency. Through its platform, customers can track international shipments in real-time, while it leverages data and scale to get the most cost-effective freight forwarding rates. Flexport has also expanded into auxiliary product offerings including trade financing, warehousing, and customs solutions.
|Ryan Petersen Founder and CEO|
|Sanne Manders COO|
|Huey Lin President, Asia|
|Chris Ferro, Esq. Chief Legal Officer|
|Ben Braverman CRO|
|James Chen CTO|
“I didn’t know what the term ‘freight forwarder’ meant until a year into starting the business.” Considering his shipping logistics startup Flexport was last valued at $3.2 billion, that quote from my first interview with CEO and founder Ryan Petersen back in 2016 seems even more surprising now.