Lily Shen is CEO & President at Transfix. She joined the company after more than two decades in Silicon Valley with a vision to build the world's most connected and intelligent freight platform. In her first year, Shen tripled Transfix’s growth by developing an innovative carrier strategy that provides unparalleled flexibility and service, and contributed to a 5x increase in Transfix’s enterprise customer base, which now includes Unilever, Staples and Target. In 2020 Transfix rolled out a suite of products and services that further enable the company to harness the vast potential of the rapidly-evolving digital freight space.
Prior to joining Transfix, Shen held numerous senior leadership positions at renowned companies such as eBay, Wealthfront and IDEO, and served as an advisor to leading global platforms including WeChat, Coupang and Mercari. At eBay she built new business lines and grew key verticals for the global marketplace. At Wealthfront, she was instrumental in launching one of the leading fintech platforms today, and at IDEO, she led the mobility and advanced technology practices.
Shen earned a Bachelor of Science from New York University’s Stern School of Business and currently lives in her hometown of New York City.