James Hayward

James is Tradeshift's Editorial Manager and a Content Writer obsessed with storytelling and providing finance professionals with insights and advice on how to take their finance function to the next level.

  • Programming sustainability: fighting the true cost of affordable fashion

    Programming sustainability: fighting the true cost of affordable fashion

    At Davos, we wanted to find out the true price of the clothing we buy and how to have a sustainable ecosystem of affordable clothing. Here's how the supply chain can drive change.

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  • From necessity to opportunity: Africa, Silicon Valley, and the drive to innovate

    From necessity to opportunity: Africa, Silicon Valley, and the drive to innovate

    We take a look at what’s driving the innovation across Africa, how this is transforming lives of millions.

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  • Putting protectionism in perspective: can global trade thrive?

    Putting protectionism in perspective: can global trade thrive?

    At Davos, we put global trade under the spotlight to better understand the source of trade instability, assess the impact on businesses, and debate what comes next.

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  • Partner Perspectives: Richard Sherman, Senior Fellow, Supply Chain Center of Excellence, Tata Consultancy Services

    Partner Perspectives: Richard Sherman, Senior Fellow, Supply Chain Center of Excellence, Tata Consultancy Services

    Richard Sherman, Senior Fellow, Supply Chain Center of Excellence, Tata Consultancy Services, explains how innovative companies are transforming their supply chain into an enterprise supply network.

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  • 5 thought-provoking quotes from our panels at Davos 2020

    5 thought-provoking quotes from our panels at Davos 2020

    At Davos we welcomed changemakers from all walks of life to share their views on topics that exist at the intersection of trade, technology, and culture. Here’s what they had to say.

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  • The power of connection: perspectives on the real value of B2B technology

    The power of connection: perspectives on the real value of B2B technology

    At Tradeshift we believe that technology shouldn't be judged on the processes it automates or the savings it creates: what matters are the human connections it strengthens.

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  • Innovation through the lens of necessity and opportunity: a recap of our final day at Davos 2020

    Innovation through the lens of necessity and opportunity: a recap of our final day at Davos 2020

    As we move deeper into the 21st century, have the forces driving innovation changed? Is innovation itself becoming a necessity? We set about to answer these questions on our final day at Davos 2020

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  • Overconsumption and the quest for a more sustainable future: 6 takes from day two at Davos

    Overconsumption and the quest for a more sustainable future: 6 takes from day two at Davos

    On day two at Davos, we asked what's the cost of our consumption? And what can we do to build a more sustainable future? Find out the answers in our recap.

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  • Debating the future of global trade and the meaning of money: 5 takes from day one at Davos

    Debating the future of global trade and the meaning of money: 5 takes from day one at Davos

    Read the best bits from day one in the Tradeshift CNBC Sanctuary at Davos.

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  • 10 must-see speakers in the Tradeshift CNBC Sanctuary at Davos

    10 must-see speakers in the Tradeshift CNBC Sanctuary at Davos

    This year marks our fifth year attending Davos. Here are ten speakers you won’t want to miss.

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  • Apps Insider: Wax Digital

    Apps Insider: Wax Digital

    Daniel Ball, Chief Marketing Officer at Wax Digital, provides the inside track on how procurement teams are leveraging technology to digitally transform.

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  • Top blog posts of 2019

    Top blog posts of 2019

    That’s another year over, folks. And while we’re all looking forward to 2020 and helping supply chain pros like you kick start a decade of success, we thought we’d take a second to look back at 2019.

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  • 5 reasons CFOs should adopt next-gen tech

    5 reasons CFOs should adopt next-gen tech

    Here are five reasons it's worth investing n next-generation tech to help your finance function thrive.

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  • Becoming a Chief Future Officer for Finance & Treasury: Your guide to digital transformation technology

    Becoming a Chief Future Officer for Finance & Treasury: Your guide to digital transformation technology

    In this e-book, we help you decipher the current technology landscape. We take you on a journey through all the steps you must take to ensure your technology transformation is a success.