Interview with Alexander Varvarenko - Founder of ShipNext

ShipNext: Traction in Ships-Cargoes Platform, through Expertise and Technology – with Alexander Varvarenko [Ep#2]

Today, my guest is Alexander Varvarenko, founder of ShipNext. Based on his strong knowledge and experience in the transport industry, he’s been focused on developing a solution to tackle supply chain inefficiencies. ShipNext’s platform is strongly based on processes digitization and automation and aims to improve transparency as well as lower supply chain participant costs.

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The Innovator’s Dilemma by Clayton M. Christensen

This is certainly a must-read book for everyone that wants to understand the dynamics of disruptive and sustaining innovations.

Clayton Christensen brings essential conclusions from his study about the Hard Disk industry evolution. These conclusions help us on understanding why disruptive innovations represent such a big threat for established companies.

Why is it so difficult for big companies to disrupt their own products and markets if they have plenty access to money, knowledge and power? The answer is not so simple.

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Zero to One by Peter Thiel


As the Co-founder of Paypal and an experienced venture capitalist, Peter Thiel knows well how the silicon valley works.

In Zero to One, Peter presents a lot of his knowledge about the dynamics of the startups business in a very provocative way.

His statements regarding monopoly, venture capitalism, innovation, competition, value, technology, mindset and attitude, money will make you think about how will you build and capture value with your startup.

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