KEYNOTE / MONDAY / AUGUST 15, 2016/ 5:00 pm
Lessons Learned from the Launch of Walmart Pay in 4,600 Stores
With more customers using their mobile phones to make shopping in stores easier, it’s no surprise that the world’s largest retailer saw an opportunity to make its customers shopping experience even more seamless. This June, the company rolled out Walmart Pay, Walmart’s proprietary mobile payments feature, to its entire fleet of more than 4,600 U.S. stores. In this session, Daniel Eckert, SVP of Walmart Services will discuss what customer behaviors informed the development of WalmartPay, share preliminary trends and touch on what’s next.
Daniel Eckert | SVP, Walmart Services | Walmart
Daniel Eckert leads Walmart Services for Walmart U.S., which includes Walmart’s Food, Home, Personal Care, Amusement & Experience, and Financial Services business lines. He is also leads Walmart’s digital relationship activities for U.S. Stores, which included the development, implementation and rollout of Walmart Pay. Prior to joining Walmart, Daniel served as SVP, HSBC Card & Retail Services, where he founded and led HSBC’s Venture Development & Payment Products group. Daniel also held positions at JPMorganChase and Accenture. Prior to his business career, Daniel served as a Logistics Officer in the United States Marine Corps. He holds an M.B.A. from the University of Chicago.