NATICK, Massachusetts (September 10, 2021) ThinkLite USA, a life sciences technology firm specializing in air monitoring, purification, and smart commercial LED lighting systems, announced today that Matthew Gallant has been promoted to Vice President of Operations, North America. This promotion followed his success and accomplishments as the Director of Operations.
“Since joining ThinkLite, Matthew has made a significant contribution to streamlining ThinkLite’s operations, while developing a strong operations team that has enabled the organization to scale. His expertise and insights make him an irreplaceable member of the team,” said Danny Wadhwani, COO-CFO at ThinkLite. “Matt exemplifies our company’s core values – Unity, Excellence, Drive, Compassion, and Fun.”
Prior to joining ThinkLite in 2018, Matthew Gallant was Director of Supplier Operations at Wayfair, one of the largest home furniture and décor e-commerce companies in the world. During his 12 years at Wayfair, Matthew led and oversaw customer service, operations, vendor management, and warehouse operations.
Matt has been instrumental in developing and steering an agile operations team that helped accelerate the firm’s successful evolution from a lighting focused organization to a Life Science technology company.
“The past three years at ThinkLite has gone by in the blink of an eye. It has been an amazing experience to work on scaling a family oriented start up and to be a part of building something that is beginning to feel primed and ready for explosive growth,” said Matthew Gallant. “Seeing the impact ThinkLite’s solutions has on its customers – whether that is enhancing their air safety, increasing their crop yield, or delivering sustainability results – has been really fulfilling. It is truly meaningful and helping businesses in so many ways.”
In his new position Matt will own the entire day-to-day operational function of all business divisions for North America – ThinkLite Air, ThinkLite Grow, and ThinkLite Energy. He will also be a member of the Key Executive Team going forward.