About

Global leader in
consumer products

WHAT WE BELIEVE

Mad imagination.

Mad innovation.

Mad Engine.

History and Evolution

Since we’ve started, Mad Engine revved
up creativity and innovation in the
merchandise space

1987
Mad Engine is born
2011
Mad Engine acquired by the Gajiani Family
2017
Acquires Mighty Fine
Acquires Neff Headwear
Acquires L-R-G Apparel
Acquires Canadian distributor Xtreme Worldwide
2021
Platinum Equity acquires controlling stake of Mad Engine
Acquires Fifth Sun
Acquires Fortune Fashion in Baja California

our recognitions

Leading Global Licenseees
License! Global
2009, 2010, 2011, 2013, 2020
150 Leading Global Licensees
License! Global
2012
Outstanding Profit for Boys Knit tops
Walmart
2012
Outstanding Profit for Boys Knit tops
Walmart
2012
Outstanding license for Angry Birds
Walmart
2012
North America Top Licensee
FIFA World Cup
2014
Softline Partner of the Year
MillerCoors
2015
Licensee of the year North America
Coca Cola
2016
Highest Growth Licensee
Molson Coors
2016
Best "Pandemic Pivot” nominee
Million Mask Give Away
2021
“Best Licensed Product” nomination award
Licensing International (LIMA)
2022

our recognitions

2019

Apparel Supplier of the Year Award

Walmart Canada
2022

Apparel Supplier of the Year Award

Walmart Canada

Executive Team

Executive Team

Danish Gajiani

CEO

Faizan Bakali

President/COO

Dean Allen

CCO/CMO-Wholesale

Erik Johnson

CFO

Bob Luse

Chief Human Resources Officer

Art Matura

President of Brands

Kelly Grismer

President of Accessories

Angelina Yagudayev

EVP International

Noah Steinsapir

EVP Legal/General Counsel

BJ LaRossa

EVP Procurement, Production & Planning

Avner Barber

EVP Operations-Wholesale

Alec Patience

EVP ECOMM & Business Development

Jaymes Clements

EVP Print on Demand/ECOMM

Gina Cappi

SVP Girls/Boys/ ITB Division

Andy David

SVP Sales & Merchandise, Parks & Resorts

Kelly Schulman

SVP Licensing

Gary Gaffney

SVP IT & Systems

Jeff Sierra

SVP E-Commerce & Technology

Sal Ghandhi

SVP Finance

Sara Scargall​

SVP Creative & Design -
Women's & Private Label

Travis Matsdorf

SVP Brands

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