Freightos appoints Carl Vine to its Board of Directors

– ISRAEL, Jerusalem –   Freightos Limited (NASDAQ: CRGO), a leading, vendor-neutral booking and payment platform for the international freight industry, today announced the appointment of Carl Vine to its Board of Directors, bringing to the board a wealth of experience and a proven track record in investing in innovative growth companies focused on disruptive technologies.

“We welcome Carl Vine’s fresh perspectives and insights, which are crucial for our journey to become the leading platform in our industry and to create long-term value for our shareholders,” said CEO, Zvi Schreiber.

The company also announced that William Chin, Head of Commodities at the Singapore Exchange stepped down from the board of directors.

About Carl Vine

Carl Vine is Co-Head of Asia-Pacific Equity Investing at M&G Investments, and joined the M&G Equity team in 2019, and has 27 years of investment experience. Before folding it into M&G, Carl co-founded Port Meadow Capital Management, a boutique investment firm, in 2014. In his earlier career, he held Managing Directorships at both SAC Capital and UBS in Hong Kong. He began his career with Prudential Portfolio Managers in London in 1997 and went on to spend considerable time living and working in the Asia Pacific region.

Carl Vine currently serves as a board member at Trieye, a fabless semiconductor company, and NoTraffic, an AI-powered traffic signal platform developer.

Carl Vine said, “I believe strongly in Freightos’ vision to digitalize the freight industry. They have an innovative platform which has already demonstrated strong network effects and industry traction, aligning perfectly with the future of global trade. Further,  Freightos’ contribution to decarbonization through better capacity utilization and better carbon footprint visibility is commendable and aligns with a core mission of M&G. M&G is committed to a long term relationship with the Freightos team and I look forward to contributing my experience to support the company’s journey towards sustainable, capital-efficient growth.”

Carl Vine holds a Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in Politics, Philosophy & Economics from Oxford University.

About Freightos

Freightos® operates a leading, vendor-neutral booking and payment platform for international freight. Freightos’ platform supports supply chain efficiency and agility by enabling real-time procurement of ocean and air shipping across more than ten thousand importers/exporters, thousands of forwarders, and dozens of airlines and ocean carriers.
Freightos.com is a premier digital international freight marketplace for importers and exporters for instant pricing, booking, and shipment management. Thousands of SMBs and enterprises have sourced shipping services via Freightos across dozens of logistics service providers.

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