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Københavns Universitet, Bachelor 1998
IT-Universitetet i København, Master 2001
Computer Science


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Gert Sylvest

Gert 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.

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