Jeff Bezos, founder and CEO of Amazon, pictured on September 13, 2018.
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Jeff Bezos is investing in U.K. digital freight forwarding and supply chain finance firm Beacon, Sky News reported Sunday, without stating its sources.
The Amazon CEO and world’s richest man is taking part in Series A fundraising worth $15 million for the British startup, Sky reported.
Freight forwarding is a trillion dollar industry, and Beacon aims to act as the booking agents between importers and exporters while facilitating trade logistics and finance, its website says.
Based in London and founded in 2018, Beacon’s investors