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Who We Are

We provide you everything you need to reach your compliance goals and sustainability initiatives.

At Source Intelligence, Our Passion is Using Technology to Increase Transparency

It’s simple. Our mission is to bring transparency and visibility to the supply chains of companies around the world. Our goal is to provide a streamlined environment through platform technology where suppliers, partners, vendors, small businesses, and global brands have the ability to proactively address their compliance and transparency needs. Through over 10 years and with over 50 supply chain programs on our platform, we’ve carried out our mission, one customer at a time.

What We Do

Our Award-Winning Leadership Team

Jess Kraus
Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder Jess F. Kraus has over 30 years of experience in the fields of environmental and sustainability data management. Source Intelligence® has grown under Kraus’ leadership to become the #1 provider of supply chain sustainability data services and solutions. Prior to co-founding Source Intelligence®, Kraus founded 3E Company and served as President, CEO, and lastly as Vice Chairman (1986 – 2010). A student of University of California, San Diego, Kraus holds degrees in mathematics and chemistry and a certificate of Hazardous Materials Management and a California Registered Environmental Assessor. He is active in many business and civic organizations, including YPO/WPO (Young Presidents Organization/ World President’s Organization) and the San Diego Business Innovation Center.

Matt Thorn

President and Co-Founder Matt Thorn leads the company’s global operations, IT development team, and Business Operations Center. Thorn is the driving force behind our AI platform and unique solution associated with providing supply chain transparency services for some of the world’s most recognizable brand names. Thorn has driven a strong track record of results, execution excellence, and improved efficiency while also driving the company to deliver the highest level of customer satisfaction. Prior to Source Intelligence, Thorn played key roles in operations within the telecommunications and security industries in addition to his work as a research and development expert for the British Military.
Dr. Jennifer Kraus
Chief Scientific Officer and Co-Founder Dr. Jennifer Kraus has over 30 years of experience providing environmental, health, and safety services to customers around the world. Prior to co-founding Source Intelligence®, Dr. Kraus was President of Global Environmental Consulting Company, Inc. (GECCo, Inc.). Dr. Kraus also served as an associate with Dames & Moore, environmental manager for General Dynamics Electronics Division, and safety engineer with Litton Guidance and Control Systems. Dr. Kraus is a former board member of the Good Neighbor Environmental Board, a congressional advisory committee on environmental and infrastructure issues along the US-Mexico Border; the San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board; and the San Diego Industrial Environmental Association. Dr. Kraus completed her doctoral studies in public health, epidemiology at the UCSD School of Medicine and the San Diego State Graduate School of Public Health; she received her master’s degree in public health from the UCLA Graduate School of Public Health and her bachelor’s degree in biology from Princeton University.