PARSIPPANY, N.J., Sept. 15, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- INTTRA, the world's ocean shipping electronic marketplace, today announced that Philly Teixeira has joined INTTRA to serve in the newly created role of President, EMEA.
Based in Copenhagen, Ms. Teixeira is responsible for INTTRA's EMEA financial, commercial and operational targets. She will be developing and maintaining high-level relationships with customers and partners, and strengthening INTTRA's business development efforts in the region. As a member of the Executive Committee she will participate in the development and execution of the company's overall growth strategy.
Ms. Teixeira brings a strong industry, product and customer background to INTTRA. She most recently served as Vice President Key Clients Management at Maersk. Prior to that, she was Vice President of Global Accounts, Marketing and e-Business at CMA CGM. She previously held leadership roles at FedEx, including Vice President Sales for EMEA, after beginning her career in logistics at DHL Global Forwarding.
"We are very pleased to welcome Philly to the company," said INTTRA CEO John Fay. "Her deep knowledge of shipping, logistics and the EMEA region, combined with her extensive network of relationships across all segments of the industry, have earned her an exceptional reputation. Philly's proven strengths in sales, management, strategy and execution will make her an effective leader of our EMEA team and a catalyst for optimizing the way INTTRA serves customers."
Ms. Teixeira has completed executive leadership programs at Harvard Business School and the International Institute for Management Development. She is a graduate of McGill University.
INTTRA is the largest neutral electronic transaction software platform and information provider at the center of the ocean shipping industry. INTTRA's innovative products, combined with the scale of our network, empower our customers to trade with multiple parties and leverage ocean industry information to improve their business. Connecting over 225,000 shipping professionals with more than 50 leading Carriers and 110 software alliance partners, INTTRA streamlines the ocean trade process. Over 700,000 container orders are initiated on the INTTRA platform each week, representing approximately 25 percent of global ocean container trade.
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