PayCargo has appointed Amit Gairola as Chief Design Officer, joining the executive team of the cargo payment platform as it continues its rapid global growth.
He will be based in London from where he will lead a team focused on the product and strategy of PayCargo’s expansion in Europe, Middle East, and Asia. He will also have global responsibility for PayCargo’s data business.
Gairola worked previously at Amazon for ten years in a variety of General Management, Product and Commercial roles, including most recently as General Manager of Amazon Freight in Europe.
He recently worked as Chief Executive for a new business opportunity in the sustainable fashion start-up, Pangaia.
He has also previously worked in strategy consulting at the Boston Consulting Group (BCG).
“PayCargo is an exciting, fast-scaling platform solving a significant customer problem in the cargo payments space – their sustained hyper-growth over recent years in the US speaks for the value of the product and we are thrilled to bring this solution to customers in Europe, Middle East and Asia,” said Gairola.