Author: Kevin Stallings

Walmart Hires Google Executive Kumar as Chief Technology Officer Amid Retail Transformation Push

Walmart (WMT) has hired an executive from Alphabet’s Google (GOOG, GOOGL) as its chief technology officer as the world’s biggest retailer increasingly looks to bolster e-commerce for customers and deepen functions within its physical stores. Suresh Kumar was named CTO and chief development officer in a “newly elevated” role that reports directly to Doug McMillon, chief executive of the Bentonville, […]