Adam currently serves as the CEO of AxleHire, an expedited urban last-mile delivery service, providing customers with a superior same and next day delivery experience.
Most recently, Adam was an investment partner at Eclipse, a venture capital firm focused on reinventing physical industries with modern technology. After leading the firm’s investment in AxleHire, Adam joined the company full time as CEO.
Prior to AxleHire, Adam was Director of Customer Programs at Proterra, an electric bus company focused on delivering clean and quiet transport for the masses. He led all customer program management and developed configuration processes needed to ramp sales order velocity through internal operations. Adam’s interest in sustainable transportation started at Tesla where he first managed all FP&A activities for the vehicle manufacturing organization.
Adam holds a B.S. summa cum laude in Mechanical Engineering from Worcester Polytechnic Institute, an M.S. summa cum laude in Mechanical Engineering from Northeastern University, and an MBA from Harvard Business School.
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