GFS Masterclass: International expansion in the face of Brexit 2018-12-19T17:21:25+00:00

Register now to build your 2019 Action Plan for global eCommerce growth

GFS Masterclass

International expansion in the face of Brexit.

USA (64%), Australia (17%), and China (13%) are where retailers see the biggest growth opportunities over the next two years.[i] This means that Brexit doesn’t need to be a problem – you can start expanding across the globe right now.

To help you build your practical Action Plan for Global eCommerce Growth 2019, we’re hosting 3 FREE masterclasses…

  • Birmingham on 14th February
  • Newbury on 21st February
  • London on 28th February

By attending these masterclasses, you will gain insights from a group of niche industry experts on topics such as duties and taxes, delivery, and online marketplaces – and you’ll also get expert advice to build your own action plan for 2019.

So what are you waiting for? To hear from the likes of Avalara, Department of Industry and Trade (DiT), Pivot International, and our own experts at GFS…

Complete the form on the right to book your seat now

[i] All sources: Tamebay international survey 100+ decision-makers, eCommerce businesses. £1M – £50M annual turnover, UK only – SEPTEMBER 2018

Meet our industry experts:

David Pasley-Smith - Head of International Development at GFS

David Pasley-Smith – Head of International Development at GFS

David has over 25 years’ experience in international supply chain management, having previously held positions at DHL and UPS. David’s expertise is in designing and implementing global logistics solutions that have helped hundreds of retailers tap into international markets.

Bobbie Ttooulis - Group Marketing Director at GFS

Bobbie Ttooulis – Group Marketing Director

Bobbie joined GFS last year from Experian where she was Head of EMEA Marketing. Prior to that, Bobbie has held senior marketing roles with companies ranging from global market leaders to tech start-ups and shares over 20 years global sales and marketing expertise.

Richard Asquith - VP Global Indirect Tax at Avalara Europe Ltd

Richard Asquith – VP Global Indirect Tax – Avalara Europe Ltd

Richard leads Avalara’s Global VAT compliance service, and is based in Avalara’s EMEA headquarters in the UK.  He has assisted hundreds of companies to ensure they are fully compliant for VAT and GST as they expand and consolidate in foreign markets.

Avalara Europe Ltd
Neil Tunridge and James Storie-Pugh at Pivot

Neil Tunbridge & James Storie-Pugh – Directors and Founders Pivot/Muloot Group

Pivot/Muloot Group is a technology company offering a suite of eCommerce Business Growth Tools for Marketplaces and Marketplace Merchants. The company offers Merchant acquisition, management and onboarding services, as well as offering Trade Finance products, Product Sourcing & Business Set-Up Operations. It also undertakes project management and consultancy services for new Marketplaces and is a leader in its field; currently working with a suite of Global Marketplaces with an Annual GMV in excess of $10bn.

Department for International Trade

Department for International Trade

The Department for International Trade secure UK and global prosperity by promoting and financing international trade and investment. They are the international economic department, responsible for bringing together policy, promotion and financial expertise to break down barriers to trade and investment – helping businesses to succeed and delivering new trade policies for the UK as we leave the EU.