Arun Rajan is Senior Vice President of Technology and Chief Technology Officer at Whole Foods Market. Inspired by how the right technology can solve business problems, power growth and increase efficiency, Arun has built a career helping some of the world’s leading retail and consumer companies unleash their full potential through cutting-edge technology. Previously, he was the Chief Operating Officer and Chief Technology Officer for the industry-leading online retailer Zappos. Before that, he was an adviser to Intent Media, a data science company for the world’s preeminent online travel and commerce brands. Arun prides himself on using grit and persistence in understanding what business outcomes are important and making the right investments to deliver on them.
Arun finds Whole Foods Market’s purpose of nourishing people and the planet particularly meaningful, and always has organic nuts, seeds, fruits and vegetables in his shopping basket.