Technology and Transformation Experience with Leandro Balbinot, Chief Technology Officer at Whole Foods

- Online Zoom Conference

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Leandro Balbinot
Chief Technology Offcer at Whole Foods

Leandro Balbinot is Chief Technology Officer at Whole Foods Market and has more than thirty years of technology and transformation experience in consumer package goods, beverage, physical retail, and quick-serve industries. At Whole Foods Market, Leandro oversees all strategy, design, development, delivery, and support for all technology within Whole Foods Market, including large program delivery, infrastructure, enterprise architecture, portfolio planning and security. Throughout his career, Leandro has held leadership roles in engineering and product management for both custom and package software. He spent 3 years as Senior Vice President of Global Technology and Digital at McDonald’s. Prior to that, he held different leadership positions for 6 years at Kraft Heinz
Company, like Senior Vice President of Digital Product Development and Engineering and Global CIO for Heinz. For the larger fashion retail company in Latin America, he held the position of Head of E-commerce and Global CIO, after many leadership roles at Anheuser Busch InBev in Europe, US and Latin America.
Leandro is passionate about the customer experience and creating, improving, and scaling technology to enhance the way we live. Leandro has held leadership roles in engineering and product management for both custom and package software.
In his free time, Leandro enjoys staying active with bike riding and tennis; he is an avid traveler, lifelong surfer, and unofficial grill master. Leandro enjoys spending quality time with his family as well, including his wife and three children.



Online Zoom Conference


Please join Leandro Balbinot, Chief Technology Officer at Whole Foods for an intimate Fireside chat.

Our digital community will have the opportunity to partake in an intimate and candid discussion with a Q&A session.

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