Global trade and sourcing can be complex, but also extremely rewarding. Join John Paul and the Alibaba.com team to understand the changing world of global sourcing, gain key insights and industry trends, and learn exclusive tips and tricks to ensure success on Alibaba.com.
About John Paul Makilya
John Paul "JP" Makilya leads North America logistics service development at Alibaba.com. He has a decade of experience working with and in small to midsize businesses in the US, UK and Southern Africa in sectors ranging from e-commerce, risk consulting, and air/ocean freight logistics. Prior to joining Alibaba.com, JP worked at Flexport, the fast-growing freight technology company, where he focused on air/ocean freight pricing and freight operations. JP holds a Bachelor's degree from Tufts University, and is an avid reader and keen cyclist.