The TradeLens platform has been jointly developed by Maersk and IBM and a collaboration team comprised of their respective employees has been formed to lead the initiative and drive industry adoption.
Mike is the CEO of Maersk GTD and leads the TradeLens project for Maersk. For the past two decades, Mike has held senior management roles across Europe and North America, most recently as President of Maersk Line North America. Prior to this Mike was CEO for Maersk Line Central Europe, CEO of Maersk Logistics North America, and President & CEO of P&O Nedlloyd North America.
Lars is the Head of Sales for TradeLens under the Maersk brands. Lars has held global positions in Denmark, Switzerland, Holland, and Spain in a variety of commercial positions.
Amy leads the TradeLens onboarding team in the US. She has 20 years of experience in shipping and logistics and has held several leadership positions in Trade and Marketing and industry digital innovation projects within Maersk.
Marvin is leading the TradeLens program for IBM. Previously, as a Partner in the consulting units of IBM and PricewaterhouseCoopers, Marvin advised executives and delivered transformative projects across a variety of technology and business domains.
Todd is the IBM VP of Blockchain Global Trade. In this capacity, Todd has responsibility for leading the IBM go-to-market strategy and sales execution for TradeLens. Todd has led multiple sales teams across the IBM portfolio over the last 22 years.
Bhavna is the Head of Customer Onboarding for TradeLens and has responsibility for helping customers and ecosystem participants get connected to the solution. Bhavna has been leading global technology and business process transformations for 20 years in supply chain, retail and financial services.
Aaron is a technology executive with responsibility for the TradeLens offering roadmap, capabilities, user experience, and digital go-to-market strategies. Aaron has two decades of experience in engineering management, professional services and software development.
Juan leads strategic business development efforts for TradeLens. Throughout his career, he has led strategy, operations and business development teams in Europe, Asia, and North America. These include developing Blockchain solutions at IBM and executing open platform strategies at Thomson Reuters.
In service of a truly neutral and open platform, TradeLens is forming an advisory board comprised of leaders from across the ecosystem.
This advisory board will work with TradeLens leadership to address key issues such as the use of open and fair standards. The board will also provide ongoing feedback to ensure all members have a voice in and benefit from platform development and growth.