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Kent Allen, Co-Founder

Kent Allen

Co-Founder, GELF

An ecommerce industry analyst for 20+ years and cofounder of the Global Ecommerce Leaders Forum (GELF), Kent’s research and thought leadership has strongly influenced the development of the global/cross-border ecommerce sector.

Founded in 2014, GELF is the largest community of digital retail executives focused on growing cross-border and international ecommerce sales.  GELF’s thought leadership, community development programs, conferences and events are 100% dedicated to cross-border and international ecommerce. 

In addition to programming GELF events and publishing research and thought leadership reports, Kent also leads strategy, industry analysis, thought leadership and content marketing initiatives that focus on digital commerce and marketing as Principal of The Research Trust. Based in San Francisco, Kent can be reached at kent@globalecommerce.co or kent.allen@researchtrust.com.