Remo Picchietti

Leadership, Global Business and Strategy

Remo Picchietti


Remo Picchietti teaches Effective Leadership, Strategic Management, Global Business & Cultural Diversity and the Global Focus course, in which Lake Forest students study abroad. He also brings his extensive global expertise and engaging personality to Corporate Learning Solutions programs in the areas of strategy and global operations. He received the Distinguished Faculty Award in 2013 and 2018.

Remo is the Chief Operating Officer for project44, a SaaS, API-based technology company serving the transportation and logistics industry that provides access, transparency and visibility to more than 10 billion mission critical transactions per year.

Remo also works with The Junto Institute for Entrepreneurial Leadership, dedicated to increasing leadership capabilities, emotional intelligence, and management skills of startup founders. Previously Remo was a Strategic Partner at Silver Oak Services Partners, LLC, a leading middle-market private equity firm, which actively targets investment opportunities in the transportation, logistics and supply chain industries. Formerly he was Operating Partner at Seneca Partners, assisting the firm’s investment activities in global manufacturing, distribution, and the logistics and transportation industries. Remo was the CEO of WLG (USA), LLC and World Commerce Services, LLC, business units of WLG, Inc., an international transportation and logistics service provider with offices in several countries.

As a global trade executive, Remo has worked with companies serving more than 100 countries, with extensive field experience in most major global markets. He has developed and managed staff, facilities, associates, vendors and customers in the Americas, Europe and Asia since 1985.

Business Leader Faculty® Since 2000

Professional Experience

Managing Director – Strategy & Corporate Development

The Boler Company


The Junto Institute for Entrepreneurial Leadership

Strategic Partner

Silver Oak Services Partners

Chief Executive Officer


World Commerce Services, LLC


Northwestern University

Master in Business Administration

Drake University

Bachelor of Science