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Peter Weis

Senior Advisor - Matson Navigation Company


Peter F. Weis is the former global CIO and current senior advisor at Matson, a 2.3B publicly traded global transportation and logistics provider based in Oakland, CA. During Peter's 15-year tenure as CIO, he led Matson's successful 9-year technology transformation.  Matson is now a 136 year-old shipping company that operates its entire global business in the cloud. Costs are down, and velocity and customer satisfaction are up. Matson is consistently ranked as one of the top ocean transportation providers in the world, both in overall and in IT. In 2018, Matson was recognized by Computerworld as "One of the Best 100 Places to Work in IT."

As Peter continues to advise Matson, he also advises several start-ups, works closely with a number of VC firms and is on the faculty of his alma mater, UC Berkeley.  He also holds an M.B.A. with Honors from the Wharton School and is a 2014 inductee into the CIO Hall of Fame.