Triterras is a trade finance industry leader leveraging advanced financial technology to solve deep-rooted challenges in the industry and unlock opportunities in global trade finance. The combination of the company’s entrepreneurial vision, institutional discipline and sector expertise sets Triterras apart in the industry. The company has been consistently profitable from inception and in in FY2019 generated over $90 million in EBITDA.
Triterras was founded in 2012 to address the robust demand for commodities that are sourced far from growing population centers by enabling financing for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). These businesses lack access to trade finance, hindering their ability to compete in the global market.
In a slow-moving industry, Triterras has stands out as a technological pioneer. The company recognized the potential for blockchain to improve reliability in global trade finance and used its deep experience in the industry to build and deploy a platform that met the needs of customers. Kratos™, a custom-built blockchain-enabled platform enables all parties to a given transaction, including banks and insurers, to see and follow a transaction. The fintech platform increases speed and efficiency, promotes sustainability, enhances compliance and provides security throughout the trading process.
Triterras’ leadership team has more than 150 years of combined experience in trade finance. Their extensive ties to customers, traders and lenders and the company’s proprietary trading track record make it the preferred partner for customers. Triterras has established itself in key trading hubs across the world, including Singapore, Australia, the Middle East, UK and US.