Founder and CEO
Mr. Pantoja-Navajas brings over a decade of strategic supply chain management experience to his role as president and chief executive officer of LogFire. His expertise in working with some of the world’s largest retailers, consumer goods and food service companies, and third party logistics providers including Macy’s, Sysco, Ripley, Home Depot, Supermercados, Sodimac and Aramark, has been instrumental in driving LogFire’s profitable growth. Mr. Pantoja-Navajas has proven to be a forward-looking industry leader, leveraging his deep supply chain expertise to introduce a deep functional suite of cloud-based SaaS (software as a service) products for the supply chain industry.
Before founding LogFire, Mr. Pantoja-Navajas held lead roles at Manhattan Associates and Aldata Solution. As a key player in numerous projects for these two organizations, he led multiple supply chain execution software implementations, team-building efforts, and reengineering initiatives. Mr. Pantoja-Navajas graduated with honors with a B.S. degree in Industrial and Systems Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology.
Chief Financial Officer
Ms. Love has more than 20 years of experience in the public and private sectors of the accounting industry. Ms. Love is responsible for the coordination of the company’s financial, accounting, business planning, budgeting, human resource and administrative efforts. Before joining LogFire, Ms. Love served as CFO for several organizations while working for CYK Management, Inc. She was also a partner in the Atlanta CPA firm of Aarons Grant & Habif. Ms. Love holds a B.S. in Accounting from the University of South Carolina and a Global Executive MBA from the Georgia Institute of Technology.
Executive Vice President, Strategy & Chief Marketing Officer
Mr. Ferrere has more than 30 years of enterprise and supply chain software/technology and services expertise, helping improve productivity and solve demand-driven source-to-consumption business problems for companies of all sizes in the manufacturing, wholesale distribution, warehousing/3PL, transportation, and retail industries. Mr. Ferrere is responsible for LogFire’s go-to-market and growth strategies, solution roadmap direction, customer relations, alliances and partnerships, overall global marketing, and analyst relations.
His career has included product and sales & marketing leadership roles at JDA Software (including i2, Manugistics, E3, Intactix, and Arthur), Manhattan Associates (including Logistics.com and Evant), Yantra (acquired by Sterling Commerce, now IBM), Vastera (acquired by JPMorgan, now Livingston), JDEdwards (acquired by Peoplesoft, now Oracle), and Andersen Software/Andersen Consulting, now Accenture. He holds a B.S. in Business & Computer Science from Western Illinois University.
Vice President, Cloud-based Solutions Research and Development
Mr. Murugan is responsible for global R&D for LogFire’s cloud-based solutions having worked on supply chain software development and implementations for more than a decade with a focus on warehouse management and transportation management software development.
Before joining LogFire, he served in several positions at Manhattan Associates, including director in the Research and Development department for one of the product development teams and R&D management for the company’s Warehouse Management Open Systems product. Before Manhattan Associates, he worked as a senior software engineer for HBOC (currently McKesson Corp.) in the healthcare software domain. Mr. Murugan holds a B.E. degree in Computer Science & Engineering from Bharathiar University in Coimbatore, India and and M.S degree in Computer Science from the University of Georgia, Athens.
Senior Director, LogFire Solutions Services & Support – North America
Mr. Moghe has over 15 years of experience in the supply chain software industry having managed key warehouse management and supply chain implementation projects for customers around the globe.
Prior to joining LogFire, Mr. Moghe managed projects and performed implementation services for Manhattan Associates customers across all their warehouse management platforms. More recently he played a key role in global services for GT Nexus’ cloud-based supply chain visibility platform. Key cross-industry warehousing and supply chain projects that Mr. Moghe has led include UPS, Schenker, Carter’s, Costco, and many others.
Mr. Moghe’s industry experience is also build upon work experience in the manufacturing sector having performed various engineering and management roles at Shaw Industries and Alcoa. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Chemical Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology as well as a Master’s degree in Chemical Engineering from University of Tennessee.
Managing Director, India Operations
Mr. Swaminathan brings over 20 years of software expertise in India and U.S., with proven leadership skills in building, leading, developing and managing large software R&D and services teams.
Prior to joining LogFire, Mr. Swaminathan managed large software R&D efforts and services teams at Manhattan Associates India, where for over a decade he held a key role with their WMS Open Systems product, as well as their labor management and productivity management solutions. Mr. Swaminathan’s leadership roles also include being the director of development at Bally Technologies, and being a founder of ACIES Technology Solutions, where he developed an operational analysis product for warehouse management and a separate transportation management product.
His experience also includes supply chain consulting for John Deere while at Renaissance Consulting, software design engineer at Texas Instruments, and customer service for HCL. He holds a degree in Physics from University of Madras in India and a degree in Computer Science and Engineering from the University of Hyderabad.
Vice President, Latin America
Mr. Carvajal has more than 10 years of experience in the supply chain software industry and long-standing relationships with Latin American companies across different industries. Previously, Mr. Carvajal worked at Manhattan Associates, where he took a lead role managing the consulting practice for Latin America.
Earlier in his career he worked with several U.S. companies implementing warehouse management (WMS) and transportation management solutions (TMS). He also worked in different logistics roles at Ofixpres, a business supplies outsourcing company, and Carpak, one of the leading packaging companies in Colombia. Mr. Carvajal holds a B.S. in Industrial and Systems Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology.