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NearSt is a local eCommerce platform that makes it faster and easier for shoppers to buy from high street stores than order online.


NearSt is a local eCommerce platform that makes it faster and easier for shoppers to buy from high street stores than order online.

Our powerful platform enables retailers to bring their in-store inventory online in minutes, for nearby shoppers to browse on or partner sites across the web.

Shoppers can order and pay from retailers in just a couple of taps, ready for instant in-store collection or delivery within the hour.

Management Team

Co-Founder and CEO

Nick Brackenbury

Nick runs business growth and development at NearSt. He is Ex-Ogilvy, where we worked as an Account Director leading multi-million pound campaigns for global clinets including Land Rover, BP, Ford, IBM, & Diageo. In addition to marketing expertise, Nick brings with him experience in growing businesses and teams quickly.

Co-Founder and Product Lead

Max Kreijn

Max is the strategic and product lead at NearSt, and is ex-Ogilvy. He previously founded and ran Open Activation - a digital innovation consultancy that helped marketplace businesses to succeed. Max specialises in activating marketplaces, and his achievements with Open Activation include creating a 90% increase in annual revenue for mature Dutch start-up Brandfighters.


Adam Dunkley

Adam has spent his career building fast-growth eCommerce startups. Most recently Head of Engineering at Bloom & Wild (on-demand flower delivery startup that recently closed their Series A), Adam also brings experience as CTO of Yearbook Machine. He started his career in development as one of's earliest engineering hires, and has built himself a reputation for growing scalable physical eCommerce businesses.

Partner and Head of Growth

Mart Postma

Before joining NearSt Mart headed up brand management for HEINEKEN's Amstel product. One of the Dutch alcohol brand's fast-rising stars, Mart originally cut his teeth in Regional Sales Management for the UK, where he featured as their top direct salesman. For Mart's efforts, he has recently been named as one of The Netherland's Top 3 Marketing Talents of 2016.

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