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PODCAST: Behind the Flexport phenomenon; Ryan Petersen interviewed

The Loadstar • May 11, 2017

For this week’s Loadstar podcast, managing editor Gavin van Marle travelled to San Francisco to interview Ryan Petersen, chief executive of start-up freight forwarder Flexport, a company at the forefront of the tech industry’s attempts to disrupt the freight forwarding and logistics business.

Neel Jones Shah takes top air freight spot at Flexport

The Loadstar • May 5, 2017

Neel Jones Shah, formerly chief of Delta Cargo, has resurfaced as global head of air freight and senior vice-president at Flexport, a San Francisco-based forwarder.

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Ryan Peterson
Ryan Peterson

Prior to starting Flexport, Ryan Petersen was a co-founder of, a competitive intelligence and market research firm that tracks U.S. ocean freight imports. He is fluent in English, Spanish, Portuguese, French and Chinese.