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    Our Team

    Containerchain's senior management team comprises people with deep experience and expertise in the fields of technology, logistics, business, and finance.

    Andrew Smith

    General Manager – Asia Pacific

    An industry veteran, Andrew’s 27-year career in logistics includes management roles in some of Australia’s largest transport companies, container depots, and freight handling facilities.

    As General Manager of Containerchain’s Asia-Pacific operations, Andrew oversees the company’s partnership with the Container Depot Association of Singapore (CDAS) and the management of a large customer base linking depots, warehouses, road transporters and drivers.

    • Tony Paldano

      Tony Paldano

      Chief Executive Officer and Founder

      Tony is an accomplished technology entrepreneur, with two decades of experience designing and delivering innovative technology solutions to
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    • Chris Collins COO

      Chris Collins

      Chief Operating Officer

      As COO, Chris supports the office of CEO by identifying opportunities for company expansion; implementing plans, systems, and resources to m
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    • Adam Shapiro CFO

      Adam Shapiro

      Chief Financial Officer

      As CFO, Adam has responsibility for all group financial, budgetary, corporate governance, and company secretarial matters as well as shared
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    • Rick Frankel CTO of Containerchain

      Rick Frankel

      Chief Technology Officer

      As CTO, Rick is responsible for development and delivery of Containerchain’s SaaS platform and product set.
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    • Chris James

      Chris James

      Head of Human Resources

      Chris leads the global People function at Containerchain, focusing on employee development, engagement, driving performance and alignin
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    • Bianca Achilles

      Bianca Achilles

      General Counsel

      As General Counsel, Bianca provides legal and strategic advice to the Executive Leadership Team and manages the provision of legal
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    • Patrick Mertens

      Patrick Mertens

      General Manager – Europe, Middle East & Africa

      As head of Containerchain’s operations in EMEA, Patrick oversees the company’s expansion into some of the world’s busiest shipping markets,
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    • Andrew Smith

      Andrew Smith

      General Manager – Asia Pacific

      An industry veteran, Andrew’s 27-year career in logistics includes management roles in some of Australia’s largest transport companies, cont
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