Our mission

Bring efficiency to trucking through Optimization & AI

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Optymers creating efficiency
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Years of Optimization & AI experience
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Reimagining trucking through optimization

Optym powers some of the largest and most complex networks in the transportation business by delivering the most efficient optimization solutions available

With over 20 years experience, we deliver mature optimization and AI technology to the trucking industry through easy-to-use software.

Our story:

Optym was founded in 2000 by an MIT professor who literally wrote the book on network optimization. By combining network optimization algorithms with deep industry knowledge, we have solved complex decision problems arising in the transportation and logistics industry.

By applying our proven Optimization & AI algorithms, we are creating unparalleled efficiencies for the LTL, truckload, and P&D industries.

Optym spins out its rail division and focuses on bringing Optimization and AI to trucking
Optym moves its headquarters from Gainesville, FL to Dallas, TX to be closer to its clients
World’s biggest software company in airlines — Amadeus — acquires Optym’s airline division
Optym starts developing products for full truckload industry
Optym launches SaaS product-focused business model
Optym releases its first SaaS product for the LTL industry
Optym partners with Southwest Airlines to develop optimization and AI solutions for flight scheduling
Optym opens its second overseas development center in Bangalore, India
Optym opens its overseas development center in Yerevan, Armenia
Optym partners with top railroads to develop optimization and AI solutions
Optym receives several prestigious NSF grants and hires several Ph.D.s from Univ. of Florida
Optym is founded as a consulting company
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Our leadership

Optym’s leaders bring decades of experience in building and commercializing transformative solutions for the trucking industry.

Ravi Ahuja

Founder & CEO

Former MIT Professor. 20+ years of research followed by 20+ years of industry experience. Book author and world’s leading expert in network optimization.

Shaman Ahuja

Deputy CEO

Former Lead of Product, Delivery and Development in the Airline Division acquired by Amadeus. 12+ years of experience in Product Design & Development.

Craig Balzer

SVP — Sales & Partnerships

Former VP of Sales at WellTrax. 18+ years in Sales & Account Management.


Lance Healy

VP — LTL Innovations

Founder of Banyan Technology. 20+ years in developing technology for the LTL industry.

Kory Harb

Director — LTL Products

Subject matter expert in the LTL industry. 8+ years of experience in Product Management, Development & Account Management.

Ram Yadlapalli

Director — Routing Systems

Ram is a solutions leader with over 10 years in software engineering and is leading Optym's routing solutions division.

Our locations

Dallas, TX

3401 Olympus Blvd, Suite 500, Dallas, TX 75019, USA

Phone: +1.352.334.7283

Yerevan, Armenia

10th floor, 15 Khorenatsi Str., Yerevan, 0010, Armenia


Phone: +374.60.547.548

Bengaluru, India

15th Floor, Tower B, Prestige Shantiniketan Whitefield Main Road, Bangalore – 560048, India

Phone: +91.806.783.1234

Our guiding principles

Our values guide our actions. Applying our values to our work enhances the lives of our customers, our team, and our communities.

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