Chicago/Chennai, 10 May 2022 – Pando, a global leader in supply chain logistics and technology with a presence across the US, Middle East, and Southeast Asia was selected among hundreds of candidates as one of the World Economic Forum’s “Technology Pioneers”. Pando is the partner of choice for Fortune 500 manufacturers, retailers, and logistics companies globally. The company’s network-powered SaaS platform for supply chain execution helps enterprises digitalize, automate, and scale their logistics operations across all modes and legs of movement to realize faster time to value through reduced freight costs, improved customer service levels, and a reduced carbon footprint contributing to sustainability goals.
The World Economic Forum’s Technology Pioneers are early to growth-stage companies from around the world that are involved in the use of new technologies and innovation that are poised to have a significant impact on business and society. Each year, the forum announces the top 100 most promising Technology Pioneers - companies that tackle issues from the likes of sustainability and climate change to healthcare and more. Pando joins an elite club of Technology Pioneers in 2022 whose alumni include Airbnb, Bloom Energy, Google, Kickstarter, Mozilla, Palantir Technologies, Spotify, Twitter, and Wikimedia.
With their selection as Technology Pioneer, Pando’s CEO & Co-founder, Nitin Jayakrishnan, will be invited to participate in World Economic Forum activities, events, and discussions throughout the year. Pando will also contribute to Forum initiatives over the next few years, working with global leaders to contribute new solutions to overcome the current crisis and build future resiliency for the society.
"All the brands we love and live with have been on a truck, train, or ship to get to us. Logistics is the beating heart of society and the global economy, and Pando aims to make these brands more affordable, accessible, and environmentally friendly by solving for global logistics." said Nitin, "It's great to be acknowledged as a pioneer by the World Economic Forum, and we look forward to contributing to the Forum dialogues along with the fellow pioneers in creating a global impact ."
All info on this year’s Technology Pioneers can be found here: http://wef.ch/techpioneers22 More information on past winners, information on the community, and the application link can be found here.