Gert Sylvest

Gert Sylvest

Co-founder, SVP of Global Network Strategy

Gert Sylvest, co-founder of Tradeshift, a SaaS platform connecting 1.5M companies in more than 150 countries with a 500Bn$ trade volume. He holds a MS in Computer Science and Music, specializing in real-time distributed collaboration systems. Currently GM of Tradeshift Frontiers, an R&D arm covering blockchain, AI/ML and IIoT, past 1.5 years working in ChongQing and Suzhou working with engineering growth, cross-regional cloud infrastructure and SCF. Prior to co-founding Tradeshift, he was responsible for the technical design and implementation of the Danish (Nemhandel) and European (PEPPOL) peer-to-peer-based source-to-pay digital infrastructures.

2018