About the company
Punit Java is the Co-Founder and CTO of Freightwalla, India’s fastest growing digital freight forwarding startup which started operations in January 2017 – A company that focuses on bringing increased value and transparency to international shippers by empowering them with state-of-the-art technology and tools to better organize and monitor their logistics online through its platform Freightwalla.com. During an interaction with TheTechPod – “We want to be mission driven company bringing transparency to logistics industry,” says Punit Java.
Prior to Freightwalla, Punit was in the United States focusing on leading product and engineering teams at Microsoft, Amazon as well as other startups to build world class applications and services that leverage Voice Recognition, Vision and other advanced technologies to solve real-world problems.
About the company
Freightwalla is a leading digital freight forwarder based out of India. The brand has taken a step towards digitizing the country’s traditional USD 160 billion logistics industry. It aims to bring in transparent, time-efficient, and cost-effective solutions to the country’s exporters and importers. When traditional freight forwarders were struggling during the pandemic & the remote-working situation, Freightwalla’s digital platform helped many shippers in hassle-free processing, clearance, and cargo movement of international shipments. While shippers continued to work from home, it offered them the tools to book & ship their consignments with just a click of the button.
Freightwalla is a full-stack digital platform for businesses to plan, book, and manage their international freight shipments online. Traditional freight-forwarding is a time consuming manual process due to which several errors creep in, causing companies to lose money and deal with high-risk situations. Freightwalla takes the responsibility to organize end-to-end cargo movement for export and import companies. It’s digital tools help minimize errors, reduce the overall cost of logistics, and save time spent on redundant processes.
In an interaction with Rohit Sardana, Punit Java speaks about the future of logistics industry in India. Also, Rohit Sardana is the Editor-in-Chief at TheTechPod and Co-founder of IncubateIND. Let’s hear the complete podcast. And, also understand – “We want to be mission driven company bringing transparency to logistics industry – Punit Java.”