Startup Grind will be hosting Patrik Berglund, the CEO and Co-Founder of Xeneta, an Oslo-based company set to disrupt the $200 billion global freight market with its crowdsourced data platform. In 2015 Xeneta raised $5.3 million in Series A funding. Last year the company won the "Startup of the Year" award from Nordic Startup Awards and Patrik became the winner of Lloyd’s List Next Generation Shipping Award.
Patrik Berglund is the CEO and Co-Founder of Oslo-based Xeneta, the leading price comparison platform for containerized freight transforming the shipping and logistics industry with data analytics. Berglund, a logistics and tech-enthusiast, possesses a true passion to modernize business processes related to logistics procurement and the supply chain. He has in-depth logistics and transportation experience from several years at Kuehne + Nagel in various roles and also as Co-Founder of Nordilog, a logistics consultancy firm.
Founded in 2012, Berglund has grown Xeneta to be the top worldwide source comparing shipping rates against the market average, market highs and lows, ultimately transforming companies’ logistics procurement with actionable data intelligence. Berglund was the recipient of the 2016 Lloyd's List Next Generation in Shipping award.