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Tradeshift

Transact, connect & collaborate with your entire supply chain

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Tradeshift provides the platform for your business interactions, connecting companies of all sizes to integrate any function from invoicing to workflow with greater efficiency.

Launched in 2010, Tradeshift is used by over 150,000 companies across 190 countries. Businesses on the Tradeshift platform include the National Health Service (NHS), French Government, Kuehne+Nagel, MITIE and Vestas.

Tradeshift was awarded Best Enterprise at The TechCrunch Europa awards and Most Innovative Solution by Financial-I. TechCrunch also recognised it for “Kicking Ass Globally”.

Tradeshift Inc is a global business, headquartered in San Francisco with offices in Copenhagen, London, Frankfurt and Amsterdam.

Founded by

Tradeshift_christian_lanng webChristian Lanng is CEO, Chairman and co-founder of Tradeshift, with the lead responsibility of shaping strategy and vision. After his first startup at the age of 19, Christian took a position in the Danish Government where he launched its new strategy to connect with its suppliers in a different way. It’s here that he met his fellow co-founders and the priorities of the Tradeshift project were born – free, global, open.

Christian is regularly invited to speak at events around the world about how modern business needs to change and his background studying sociology broadens his perspective beyond technology alone.

 

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Mikkel Hippe Brun is SVP APAC and co-founder of Tradeshift, helping shape its focus on new markets and challenges on the global scale.With an MS in Computer Science, a long career across both private and public sector has included roles as Technical Director of the 30 million Euro PEPPOL project (Pan European Public Procurement Online) and CTO and co-founder of Integrator Uniware A/S.Mikkel has always been attracted to high impact projects with a tangible and long-lasting effect on how people do business. Upon encountering his fellow co-founders, it soon became clear that they shared the same view on eliminating artificial obstacles to progress in this area.

 

tradeshift-gert-sylvestGert Sylvest is VP Platform & Technology and co-founder at Tradeshift, drawing upon years of technical experience to ensure the platform itself is right at the cutting edge of what’s possible in the areas that will be most important to users in the near and long term.Having spent time in consulting roles at Accenture and Avanade, Gert met his co-founders while leading the technical implementation of the EasyTrade project for the Danish National IT and Telecom Agency. His technical philosophy revolves around the democratic principles that drive the internet itself – free, easy, open.


Sector
Enterprise Software; Supply Chain Management

Founded
2009

First Invested
2011

Located
Copenhagen, London, Munich, New York, Paris,   San Francisco, Suzhou, Sydney, Tokyo

Website
http://tradeshift.com