The Future of the Logistics Market

“Specialist expertise in logistics; AI, Blockchain, Logistics Strategy” 

“This is the best report on the Blockchain market that has ever been written.”

Jeremy Baker, BBC Commentator, Affiliate Professor ESCP Europe

Critical Future Global® Blockchain Development Services

Custom Development

Whether through the creation of decentralized applications or support of a private blockchain, Toptal’s experienced blockchain developers help clients take advantage of the numerous opportunities that the emerging technology has to offer.

Blockchain Security

Blockchain provides alternative options for digital security, using familiar cryptography but with unchangeable data. Work with Toptal developers to understand how your company can use blockchain as a means to secure data and enhance the trust verification processes.

Smart Contracts

Smart contracts are programmed contracts that utilize execution in a distributed environment for enforceability. These can variously be used to support crowdfunding, blind auctions, multi-signature wallets, and more.


Companies are turning to Ethereum, a blockchain-based platform, for broader applications of trust verification beyond just cryptocurrency including smart contracts (powered by the programming language Solidity).


The most popular cryptocurrency in the world, Bitcoin was also the first distributed blockchain. Toptal developers have experience with Bitcoin Core, the underlying reference client for the currency, as well as with the digital currency itself.


Created by the Linux Foundation, Hyperledger is a project of open-source blockchains and related tools. Toptal Hyperledger developers have experience in Hyperledger blockchain platforms like Fabric and Sawtooth, and tools such as Cello.

How Critical Future Global® Works

Talk to One of Our Industry Experts
A Toptal Director of Engineering will work with you to understand your goals, technical needs, and team dynamics.
Work with Hand-Selected Talent
Within days, we’ll introduce you to the right talent for your project. Average time to match is under 24 hours.
The Right Fit, Guaranteed
Work with your new team member for a trial period (pay only if satisfied), ensuring they’re the right fit before starting the engagement.


Critical Future is a specialist logistics strategy and technology consultancy.

Expertise: Supply Chain and Logistics AI - Optimising route schedules ; Network planning ; Gaining end to end Visibility; Removing Bottlenecks; Matching up demand with production; Managing suppliers more effectively; Freeing up Capital; Optimising Inventory; Predicting future demands for productiog; Reducing freight costs, improving supplier delivery performance, and minimizing supplier risk; Data insights into improving supply chain management performance not available from previous technologies; Forecasting demand for new products including the causal factors that most drive new sales is an area machine learning is being applied to today with strong results; Improving supplier quality management and compliance by finding patterns in suppliers’ quality levels and creating track-and-trace data hierarchies for each supplier, unassisted; Combining machine learning with advanced analytics, IoT sensors, and real-time monitoring is providing end-to-end visibility across many supply chains for the first time.

Key Topics
  • Logistics Strategy
  • Network Planning
  • Route Optimisation
  • Inventory Optimisation
  • Demand Planning
  • Logistics Data Analytics
  • Automated Supplier management
  • Reduce supplier risk
  • Remove bottlenecks
  • Optimise inventory
  • Improve productivity
  • Gain end to end visibility
  • Devise logistics strategy
  • Leverage emergent technologies

Project Team

About Critical Future: Logistics expert consultancy
Critical Future has an expert team including: Adam Riccoboni an award winning entrepreneur and critically acclaimed business writer, consultant to many of the world's leading brands. Professor Jan Godsell, one of the world's foremost experts in logistics and supply chain, Head of Warwick Manufacturing Group Jeremy Baker, Affiliate Professor of ESCP Europe, Executive MBA ranked 10th in the world by the FT, logistics strategy consultant Brian Friedman, former Partner EY, successful entrepreneur, read Economic Cambridge Neriman Gok, PhD in Innovation, specialist logistics consultant, MBA Birmingham University Manolis Skoulos, PhD in Business Strategy, specialist logistics consultant

PhD in Supply Chain and Logistics Strategy
Years of experience in logistics consulting