Analysts are weighing in on Walmart’s new direction in tech after the creation of the new role of chief technology officer and chief development officer:
“Kumar in inheriting a tech foundation established by King, who oversaw both the technology teams for Walmart’s websites and stores — a move designed to help Walmart create a more unified customer experience across both online and in-store. While at Walmart, King’s pitch to potential recruits was that Walmart, given its store reach, was a place to work on unique machine learning problems that consisted of large data sets.”
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