Warburg Pincus names new Mercator CEO

Logistics company Mercator Solutions, backed by private equity firm Warburg Pincus, said that Cormac Whelan has joined as chief executive officer.

Whelan is currently the chairman of Boxever, a fast-growing data science and customer intelligence platform, and previously the CEO of Datalex PLC, the largest digital retail platform provider to the global airline industry.

Mercator provides software platforms and technology-led solutions to the global travel, transportation, and logistics industry.

Warburg Pincus LLC is a global private equity firm focused on growth investing. It has more than USD40 billion in assets under management.