Per Hjelm is Director Customer Value Management at Coupa Software. Per was the chairman of the board and responsible for business development of Trade Extensions in The Nordics. In 2017 Trade Extensions was acquired by Coupa. Trade Extensions was founded at the University in Uppsala (Sweden) by Professor Arne Andersson and his research team. The SaaS plattform TESS™ is the global No1 choice for advanced e-sourcing / supply chain optimization.
Lauri Palokangas is Director, Product Marketing and Sales Enablement at Basware. Lauri is a globally experienced change maker with orientation for innovative thinking. He is a leader in marketing, product marketing and sales. Over 20 years of passion for technology, both for B2B and B2C. MBA in behavioural economics, BBA in neuromarketing.
Basware offers the largest open business network in the world and is the global leader in providing networked source-to-pay solutions, e-invoicing and innovative financing services. Our technology empowers organizations with 100% spend visibility by enabling the capture of all financial data across procurement, finance, accounts payable and accounts receivable functions. Basware is a global company doing business in more than 100 countries and is traded on the Helsinki exchange (BAS1V: HE). Find out more at basware.com.
Carin Ivarsson is responsible for Tradeshift Alliances in the Nordic region. She is thereby involved in partnerships with system integrators on the Tradeshift platform. Carin has long standing experience from implementations in the Source to Pay space. She has been involved in numerous projects with the aim of transforming sourcing & procurement processes, as program manager, change manager and advisor.