As APAC managing director, Shaun Broughton is spearheading Shopify’s expanding presence in the world’s most dynamic ecommerce market, which accounts for 64.3 per cent of 2020 global eCommerce spending. Under his leadership, Shopify teams across APAC are on a mission to make commerce better for everyone by providing local businesses with the technology tools, apps and services they need to easily sell and scale online and tap into the continued growth of eCommerce. Prior to joining Shopify, Shaun spent eight years at Microsoft where he held various roles working on Xbox and the retail business. Throughout his time at Microsoft, Shaun was able to develop a deep understanding of retail and the consumer market. He then joined the leadership team at LinkedIn as they launched into the Asia Pacific market and was most recently Senior Director at Lego Australia.