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Border Ready Advice

Border Ready Advice

Unparalleled expertise in trade, government and data

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Border Ready Advice
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Border Ready Advice

Use our on-demand, independent advice to take the worry out of importing and exporting.

Make clearBorder your on-hand experts to resolve international trade queries quickly. We provide call-off support to help you reduce risks, secure your international markets and take the worry out of trade.


We're your on-hand expert team

John Bourne
Advisory Board
John Bourne

John provides expert advice on Sanitary and Phytosanitary (SPS) issues.

He spent twenty years working for Defra where he was responsible for leading the preparation of the UK’s new border processes for food, animal and plant products. He is a qualified Official Veterinarian and brings extensive project delivery and veterinary expertise.
Customer Accounts

Rizwan brings extensive experience in customs and trade from his work with the Trader Support Service for Northern Ireland. He has worked for DHL Global Forwarding and Alpi. Prior to that he worked in financial services and contributed to the response to Covid.

Riz assists customers with training courses and detailed import and export queries. He is expert in HMRC standards, managing critical business requirements and problem solving.
Christopher Salmon
CEO & Founder
Christopher Salmon
Christopher founded and runs clearBorder to improve the experience of trading businesses of all sizes. He oversaw the UK’s border preparations for leaving the EU as Senior Adviser to Michael Gove and later David Frost. He has extensive experience of using technology to improve services in business and government.
Tony Ball
Operations Director
Tony Ball

Tony brings 40+ years’ experience in international logistics, forwarding and customs management.

His experience covers air, rail, sea and road across the globe, from parcels to heavy lift, including intra-European trucking services, permits and cabotage from before and after the creation of the Single Market.
Khyati Amin
Khyati Amin

Khyati leads clearBorder consulting projects. She has over eight years of experience in business development and consulting.

Previously, Khyati was a strategy consultant at KPMG, where she led teams on growth strategy and due diligence across multiple sectors. She brings strong management skills from her family business in India, where she led significant restructuring and alignment of operational processes.
Joan Torrents
Joan Torrents

Joan Torrents has 20+ years’ operational and procurement experience in retail, hospitality, consulting and manufacturing.

He has a deep understanding of the impact of border processes on supply chains. Joan led Tesco’s Business Contingency Plan during Brexit negotiations. He has also held senior roles working with Naked Wines, Boston Consulting Group, Bain Capital, Majestic Wines and Enotria.

Border Ready Advice helps you adapt and thrive

Border Ready Advice helps you adapt and thrive
  • 1
    Import and Export Processes
    We help you understand the paperwork, authorisations and options available.
  • 2
    Contractual Terms
    Independent advice on how to deal with international customers, suppliers, freight providers and agents.
  • 3
    Stay Competitive
    Increase the reliability of your delivery and stay competitive.
  • 4
    Rules of Origin
    Understand 'origin', pay the correct tariffs, support customers and stay compliant.
  • 5
    Food, Plant and Animal Products
    Reduce risks, cut costs and take the worry out of food and animal product (SPS) checks with your expert support.

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