Building on previous years success, this year we’ve put together an even better speaker programme. We would like to thank all of our speakers for giving up their time to help us create a fantastic line up of cross-border industry experts.
Anna Leach is the Head of Economic Analysis and Surveys for Confederation of British Industry, the UK’s premier business organisation, providing a voice for firms at a regional, national and international level to policymakers.
Freddie Chatt has been the SEO & International Growth Manager at Amara.com, one of the fastest growing pure play retailers in the UK, since 2012. Amara are a luxury international online store specialising in luxury gifts, designer homeware, lighting & contemporary furniture.
Melanie is the International Buying Director for the Global Fashion Group. GFG is dedicated to bringing fashion online in emerging markets and offers brands the chance to enter the fashion e-commerce sector in highly promising economies.
Andy Valentine is the UK Business Manager for Payoneer and focuses on educating UK merchants on the benefits and practicalities of selling on international marketplaces, as well as guiding them on Payoneer’s payment solutions that can help drive their business growth.
Oisin’s background of over 25 years in technology and media includes roles as UK Managing Director for the world’s largest social space for teens, and Global Product Manager for Media Services at Europe’s largest network operator.
Andrew McClelland has been involved in digital commerce for over 11 years and having held senior roles at e-Retail trade body IMRG, has a unique insight into the development of online retail, changing consumer trends and the challenges that incorporating a digital offering into a more traditional retail proposition presents.
Miles has over 12 years’ experience working in multi-channel retail for brands such as HMV, Boots and American Express. In 2009 he joined IMRG, developing the Mobile Commerce and Social media channel for three years, alongside the most influential eCommerce merchants.