Log in

Tradeshift announces four top hires after latest funding round

Monday 17th February, 2020

Tradeshift has announced the addition of four new hires hot on the heels of the company’s latest funding round of $240, announced last month.

Janet Heppner-Jones has been announced as VP of North America Sales. She join from Baker Hughes after leading the America’s sales team. At Tradeshift, Heppner-Jones will continue and accelerate the 60 percent growth rate, increase deal size, and work with partners in North America.

Tony Alvarez will be responsible for Tradeshift seller onboarding, GMV growth, and the Tradeshift early payment and Marketplace offerings in the role of VP of Network. Prior to joining, Alvarez spent 10 years with SAP Ariba serving in several senior leadership positions in the commercial and operational functions.

Henry Goh will be leading all APAC sales as the VP of Sales, APAC. For the past 10 years, Goh has been running APAC sales for Ariba. Prior to Ariba, he was at PwC and Oracle leading teams across Asia.

Raphael Bres is appointed as Chief Product Officer. Bres brings over 20 years experience building ERP’s at Workday, FinancialForce, and Peoplesoft, built on a solid foundation from Deloitte, Oracle and Microsoft.

“This is a pivotal year for Tradeshift and we’re hyper-focused on the areas of the business that will give us the greatest momentum and lead us to profitability,” said Christian Lanng, CEO of Tradeshift.”

Related news