We’re excited to welcome Amer Moorhead to the Tradeshift team as our new senior vice president, chief legal officer and general counsel. Amer’s position will blend a number of responsibilities to help guide the company’s business operations.
Moorhead has held executive legal leadership roles at a number of high-growth technology firms. Most recently, he served as the vice president, general counsel and corporate secretary at data-platform vendor Couchbase. There, Moorhead had responsibility across all elements of the company’s legal needs, with an emphasis on corporate, board, and financing activities, as well as globalizing and scaling Couchbase’s selling and contracting processes.
Before Couchbase, Moorhead was senior vice president and chief legal counsel at SAP and senior vice president at Ariba.
Moorhead holds a bachelor of science, business administration from the University of California, Berkeley, Haas School of Business. He’s earned a master of business administration, finance and a juris doctor, business law from the University of San Francisco.
“What I find so appealing in this fintech and spend management space is collaboration,” Moorhead said. “Tradeshift is in the middle of buyers and sellers providing an essential collaboration platform. This creates fascinating opportunities for our customers to leverage data flow, data ownership, AI, and data insights. It’s a big reason I wanted to come to Tradeshift.”
Amer brings not only deep experience in globalizing corporate operations, but also the right mindset and skills to guide us to our next stage of development. We’re thrilled to have him aboard!