Our Team

Containerchain's senior management team comprises people with deep experience and expertise in the fields of technology, logistics, business, and finance.

Andrew Smith

General Manager – Asia Pacific

An industry veteran, Andrew’s 27-year career in logistics includes management roles in some of Australia’s largest transport companies, container depots, and freight handling facilities.

As General Manager of Containerchain’s Asia-Pacific operations, Andrew oversees the company’s partnership with the Container Depot Association of Singapore (CDAS) and the management of a large customer base linking depots, warehouses, road transporters and drivers.

  • Tony Paldano

    Tony Paldano

    Founder and Director

    Tony is an accomplished technology entrepreneur, with two decades of experience designing and delivering innovative technology solutions to
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  • Chris Collins

    Chris Collins

    Managing Director

    As the Managing Director of Containerchain, Chris is responsible for the overall business, growth and strategic direction of the company.
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  • Adam Shapiro CFO

    Adam Shapiro

    Chief Financial Officer

    As CFO, Adam has responsibility for all group financial, budgetary, corporate governance, and company secretarial matters as well as shared
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  • Chris James

    Chris James

    Head of Human Resources

    Chris leads the global People function at Containerchain, focusing on employee development, engagement, driving performance and alignin
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  • Bianca Achilles

    Bianca Achilles

    General Counsel

    As General Counsel, Bianca provides legal and strategic advice to the Executive Leadership Team and manages the provision of legal
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  • Patrick Mertens

    Patrick Mertens

    General Manager – Europe, Middle East & Africa

    As head of Containerchain’s operations in EMEA, Patrick oversees the company’s expansion into some of the world’s busiest shipping markets,
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  • Andrew Smith

    Andrew Smith

    General Manager – Asia Pacific

    An industry veteran, Andrew’s 27-year career in logistics includes management roles in some of Australia’s largest transport companies, cont
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