Babar Khan Javed
May 31, 2018

Shopify opens Singapore office

Since its launch through SingTel in 2013, Shopify has seen the number of merchants in increase by 700%, while revenue generated by the platform grew forty times.

L-R: Shopify's Galen Crout (marketing lead), Brennan Loh, Sarah Tan (international partner manager), Arun Verma (Singapore country manager).

Shopify has opened an office in Singapore, with Arun Verma appointed as country manager.

Local teams will handle sales, partnerships, marketing and product operations.

The challenge with a web business is that you're kind of borderless by default, said Brennan Loh, director of international markets. Today we have 600,000 merchants in 175 different countries. Most of those merchants have been in markets that resemble conditions to the place that we built Shopify,...

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