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Harley Finkelstein on Shopify’s success and future

Podcast Episode 37
Podcast Episode 37
Harley Finkelstein and Alex Wunschel
Harley Finkelstein und Alex Wunschel

Harley Finkelstein (@harleyf), Shopifys COO, talked with Alex Wunschel at DMEXCO about the shop system’s recipe for success and told us which e-commerce trends he will be focusing on in the future.

"We want to keep building products, that make it easier for anyone to become an entrepreneur. And once they become an entrepreneur and they become successful we want to level the playing field so they can grow to become some of the largest brands on the planet."

Harley Finkelstein


In the podcast with Alex, Harley talks about the following topics:

  • How Shopify combines cross-selling, fulfillment and payment
  • Shopify’s plans for the European and German markets
  • The potentials of social commerce
  • What he took with him from his many years of experience as a DJ into his daily work as Chief Operating Officer at Shopify

Harley was also on stage at DMEXCO 2019 with his talk “The New Era of Retail”:

We have summarized the different shop systems and their advantages and disadvantages for you. You can use this to find the right solution for your online shop.

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Alex Wunschel
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