Our Company

Profound Commerce helps brands profitably grow.

Profound Commerce is a brand holding company with an employee presence in Austin, TX and Cebu City, Philippines. We implement leading product development, marketing and operational practices to help our portfolio companies profitably grow. Our executive team, investors and advisors represent many decades of experience in e-commerce, digital marketing and logistics.

Matt Howitt

Chief Executive Officer and Founder

Matt Howitt brings over 20 years of experience as an executive at growing companies, most recently serving as Vice President of Product for Convey, where he set the product vision and strategy for the company’s efforts to redefine the end-to-end customer delivery experience for e-commerce companies.

Matt’s previous roles include serving as Senior Vice President of Product and Senior Vice President of Engineering at RetailMeNot, Development Leader of Business Process Management at IBM and Vice President of Engineering of Lombardi Software. He holds an A.B. in economics from Harvard University.

Nirav Bhagat

Chief Marketing Officer and Co-Founder

Nirav Bhagat is a seasoned marketing and analytics executive. He most recently served as a marketing consultant to the financial services industry, combining marketing, product and analytics expertise to help credit card companies optimize their ad spend.

Nirav’s previous roles include serving as Director of Data at RetailMeNot, Engagement Manager at PwC, and various product, marketing and analytics roles at Capital One and Progressive. He holds an M.B.A. from the University of Chicago and a B.S. from Rice University.