Up!Rotterdam Podcast

Jarell Habets, CEO of Shypple, on shaking up traditional industries and the 'quantified self'

July 13, 2021 Jarell Habets Season 1 Episode 13
Up!Rotterdam Podcast
Jarell Habets, CEO of Shypple, on shaking up traditional industries and the 'quantified self'
Show Notes

In 2016, Jarell founded Shypple - the "booking.com for intercontinental sea freight that connects more than 3000 companies worldwide." 

In 2020, Shypple was voted Sprout Startup of the year. In april 2021, they raised a 7 Million Euro Series A, bringing the total funding to 9,5 Million and gearing up for more to facilitate acquisitions. Jarell earned his bachelor degree in Tilburg and his Masters in Rotterdam and turns out to be quite competitive.


In this episode, we'll cover the following topics:

  • Shaking up a traditional industry that is used to fax and e-mail;
  • Finding balance between organic growth and acquisitions;
  • Staying healthy through quantified self.

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