Radixx Appoints New Vice President of Product Management and Innovation
Posted September 5, 2018
September 5, 2018, Orlando, Florida – Radixx is pleased to announce the appointment of Shankar Mishra as Vice President Product Management and Innovation. This position was created to drive the innovation among Radixx award-winning products and to support the company’s ongoing growth. The role is based in Orlando, Florida at Radixx’s state-of-the-art, modern global headquarters, located in the center of downtown.
"We’re excited to welcome Shankar to the Radixx team to lead our product vision and roadmap evolution. Shankar is a tremendous asset because of his deep expertise in airline technology and data sciences. His appointment is an important part of our ongoing evolution to bring differentiated value to our customers." — John Elieson, CEO Radixx International
Mr. Mishra’s journey with the airline industry began at Sabre building decision support applications for the airline industry, where he was part of industry-first revenue management solutions. Subsequently, Shankar led Global Business Intelligence and Analytics at Travelocity and Online Retailing at Wyndham Hotel Group. Beyond travel and hospitality, Shankar led the Data Science functions, in senior executive roles at multiple technology start-ups, including Intent Media, Ladders, and WeWork.
“As Vice President Product Management and Innovation, Mr. Mishra will help airlines consistently improve the effectiveness of their retailing and efficiency of operations, by leveraging intelligent products, learnings from data, and integrated business processes.” Commented Mike Barrera, Chief Product Officer.
“I have long admired Radixx’s culture of innovation and product leadership. I am proud to lead such a talented team of dedicated professionals supporting one another in our mission to empower airlines to be effective retailers and efficient operators.”— Shankar Mishra, Radixx
Mr. Mishra earned his PhD in Operations Research from North Carolina State University, an MS in Mathematics with specialization in Statistics and Operations Research from Indian Institute of Technology in Mumbai, and a BS in Mathematics from Patna Science College in India.
Founded in 1993, Radixx International, Inc., headquartered in Orlando, Florida, combines an innovative technology approach with unique partnership models enabling airlines of all sizes and business models to be effective retailers and efficient operators. Radixx offers a world-class, browser-based, Passenger Services System, Departure Control System, and Internet Booking Engine, natively designed to help airlines increase their profitability and maximize productivity through expanded distribution services. The systems micro-services based architecture allows airlines to auto-scale and rapidly deploy to quickly adapt to their needs. Since 2016, Radixx has the investment of TA Associates, a leading global growth private equity firm, and is now delivering its sixth-generation passenger service system. Radixx’s fully integrated, cloud-based solutions support all airline business models and currently hosts over 35 airlines across six continents. For more information, visit www.radixx.com