An intellectually diverse team
Focused on logistics, AI research, and emergent business methods with proven software engineers to build infrastructure and tooling
Christopher develops enterprise software companies and businesses powered by technology. His areas of specialty include logistics, insurance technology, and ERP systems.
He has invested in and founded businesses in enterprise software, freight brokerage, and financial services, while at Phoenix Asset Management in San Francisco and Vision Capital Advisors in New York. His roles there included technology assessment, analysis, fundraising, financial management, executive recruitment, M&A, sales force management, and distressed asset turnarounds..
Diego commercializes research in computer science. His areas of technical specialty include machine learning, optimization, forecasting and enterprise-scale application development.
He has applied these skills building Transportation Management Systems, Optimization and Forecasting Systems at IBM, Kimberly-Clark, Coca-Cola, Kirby Inland Marine, Walmart, and Carrefour, among others. His systems-building experience includes truck scheduling, network and inventory optimization, backhaul consolidation and workforce optimization.
Giulia Di Tomaso
Co-Founder, Head of Product
Giulia develops large scale systems, data models, and protocols for research. She has managed teams of developers to build products that deliver services across mobile and web platforms.
She has been applying data analytics as a researcher at Northwell Health to identify patterns that predict outcomes in cardiovascular health that have similar systemic traits to complex logistics operations.
Heiner has more than 20 years experience in global logistics, across the Americas, Europe and Asia. He is currently working with companies that leverage technology and innovative solutions to achieve high growth in the B2B global supply chain and logistics space. Heiner spent most of his career at DB Schenker, one of the top 3 global logistics companies with revenues over 15 billion Euros. He was a member of Board of Management, responsible for Air and Ocean Freight. Prior to that, he was CEO for the Americas. During his tenure, his focus centered around the company delivering high value customer solutions, transformation & repositioning operations, and mergers & acquisitions.
Paul Stewart, Esq.
Paul has practiced logistics law and strategy for 35 years, serving as General Counsel and EVP of Strategy for NYK Logistics and GST Corp. He is currently Senior Counsel of his private practice firm representing shippers, carriers, 3PLs, and warehousing companies in litigation, commercial transactions, mergers and acquisitions and transportation company start-ups. He has written more than 50 articles on the subject of logistics law, taught logistics and law at University of Memphis, and is rated AV Preeminent by Martindale Hubbell, with a current 5/5 rating from clients, peers and the judiciary.
Joo Hong, Esq.
Advisor, Senior Data Scientist
Joo brings expertise in systems modeling, quantitative analysis, and financial regulation. He was previously a Risk Manager at Royal Bank of Canada, Macquarie Bank, and JP Morgan, and a Financial Supervisor at the Office of The Comptroller of the Currency in the U.S. Treasury Department and the Securities and Exchange Commission.
At NXXT, his contributions include Machine Learning models for driver, facility, and process assessment, an optimization engine for multi-stage delivery routes, and pricing algorithms.