Meet The A-Team

The Advatix team consists of top industry experts that expedite operational transformation through quick problem solving and applying proven practices. Team members bring diverse backgrounds and experiences that share the common goal of relentless commitment to our clients’ success.

Somil Katiyar Senior Director, Product Development

Somil Katiyar is the Senior Director, Product Development at Advatix. His main focus is on developing XPDEL product, Advatix Transport Management System. Somil comes with 20 years of experience in leading high-visibility technology programs, process reengineering & automation engagements in various industries like Manufacturing, Banking, Insurance, Travel & Hospitality.

"Business value" focused and technically-sound Somil holds immense capability to drive Technology Transformation programs in fast paced & dynamic markets. He conceptualized, architected, and implemented Loss Control system for Nationwide Insurance Enterprise, USA bringing them efficiencies and premium uplift. He also designed & implemented 'Testing Center of Excellence" for Infosys helping them become world class testing organization.

Before joining Advatix, Somil spearheaded entire operations of his family owned business in Warehousing and food processing. He also worked for Nationwide Insurance, USA focusing on software development and maintenance, Infosys focusing on Software Quality and Testing and Interglobe Technologies, India developing next gen service offerings.

Education

  • MBA – Bowling Green State University, USA
  • Six Sigma Black Belt – Air Academy, USA
  • Associate, Project Management – George Washington University, USA
  • PMP – Project Management Institute
  • BA(H) Economics – University of Delhi
Meet Our Other Team Members
  • Manish Kapoor Founder and CEO

    Manish Kapoor founded Advatix after 25 years of senior leadership roles at, various organizations including Amazon and...

  • Sam Vahie SVP, Supply Chain and Analytics

    Sam Vahie is the Senior Vice President of Supply Chain Strategy and Analytics at Advatix. He is one of world's top...

  • Bill Teller SVP, Operations Practice

    Bill Teller is the Senior Vice President of Operations Execution at Advatix. Bill is acclaimed with launching and operating...

  • Ashish Chadha HEAD OF APAC AND GLOBAL TECHNOLOGY

    Ashish Chadha is the Head of Advatix APAC and the Global Technology in India. With over two decades experience...

  • Tom Baker VP, OPERATIONS SOLUTIONS

    Tom Baker is the Vice President of Operations Solutions at Advatix. Tom is celebrated for successfully designing and launching...

  • Jeff Helms VP, Operations Execution

    Jeff Helms serves as the VP of Operations Execution with extensive experience in Operations Leadership at Amazon Fulfillment...

  • Gerry Mercure VP CLIENT Solutions

    Gerry Mercure comes with 37 years in the Logistics space. He is the Vice President of Client Services at Advatix with responsibility...

  • Evan Dean Chief of Staff

    Evan Dean is the Chief of Staff at Advatix leading all business development efforts as well project management to make...

  • Robin Girard Director of Technology Solutions

    Robin Girard is the Director of Technology Solutions at Advatix. Robin is celebrated with having launched FedEx SameDay® City; the first...

  • Mike Blair DIRECTOR OF LOGISTICS SOLUTIONS

    Mike Blair is Director of Logistics Solutions at Advatix and leads the charge for logistics innovation and cost optimization...

  • Rod Jaraiedi Director of Client Solutions

    Rod Jaraiedi is the Director of Client Services at Advatix and responsible for making sure that Clients take full advantage of the Advatix...

  • Dene’ Jolly Director of Organization Design and Talent Solutions

    Dene’ Jolly serves as the Director of Organization Design and Talent Solutions at Advatix where she is responsible for...

  • James Tiensvold Director of IT Solutions

    James Tiensvold serves Advatix as the Director of IT Solutions and leads the design and implementation of Information Technology for our clients. He comes...

  • Phylliss Lundquist Director of Operations Solutions

    Phylliss Lundquist is the Director of Operations Solutions at Advatix and responsible for deployment of new programs and scaling up of operations...

  • Matthew Mickey HEALTH AND WELLNESS COACH (CORPORATE ATHLETE)

    Companies that invest in the well-being of their employees, also have a more productive workforce. A “Corporate Athlete” is happy and works hard...

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