Management Team

 

 

Jeffrey Jones

Chief Executive Officer

Jeff Jones is an entrepreneur and co-founder and Executive Chairman of Apto Solutions. Jeff is passionate about the environment and works to provide Apto customers with creative solutions for the reuse and recycling of their technology equipment. Since 2001, through innovation and the implementation of technology, Apto has delivered world class ITAD solutions with compliance at its core. Jeff also serves on the Board of Directors of both Mac Stadium, the world's largest cloud hosting provider of dedicated Apple Mac computers and SiteWhere, the open platform for the Internet of Things. Jeff also proudly serves on the Leadership Committee of eStewards, the global electronics waste recycling standard created by the Basel Action Network.

 

 

Chris Giles

Chief Financial Officer

Chris joined the Apto team as Chief Financial Officer in September 2017. In his position, he is responsible for the overall financial strategy and direction of the Company. Chris brings to the table significant experience as CFO for closely-held, private equity financed entrepreneurial businesses in the electronics, distribution and manufacturing sectors. His focus on automation, efficiency and financial data transformation results in providing management with superior information on a timely basis.

 

 

Tim Farrow

Chief Operating Officer

Tim Farrow leads operations for Apto Solutions, which includes warehouse operations, client services, product sales, and IT. Tim is passionate about helping organizations mitigate financial, data, and environmental risks associated with technology change. Tim joined Apto in 2008. Previously he held senior level positions with Newell Rubbermaid and Georgia Pacific. Tim graduated from University of Georgia with a degree in Finance.

 

 

Chris Re

SVP of Business Development

Chris joined Apto Solutions in 2008 after serving as a Director for Tweeter Home Entertainment, a specialty electronics retailer with over 120 stores. At Apto, Chris provides senior-level Business Development expertise and helps some of the biggest companies in entertainment, banking, tech, and social media navigate the complex world of ITAD by maximizing the values of their enterprise portfolios, mitigating risk, and meeting or exceeding compliance standards. Chris also leads Apto’s Bankruptcy practice and has acted as Lead Sales Agent for numerous Chapter 11 and 7 trustees in the Section 363 sale process within the Federal Bankruptcy Court system. Chris currently serves as a Corporate Representative (30B6) in several ongoing high profile antitrust litigation proceedings in the United States Federal Court System. Chris graduated from Johnson and Wales University in Rhode Island with a Bachelor's in Business Management.