GONZALO GEBARA

Commercial Vicepresident Walmart Chile

Born in Argentina, he has a Bachelor of Science in Administration from the Catholic University of Argentina in Buenos Aires and is a Harvard Alumni. He joined the company in 2000 assuming responsibilities in the Finance, Strategy and Commercial teams. In 2004 he moved to Bentonville, Arkansas and assumed the position of Senior Director of International Integration. From that position, he managed the integration processes in Brazil, Central America, Japan and China. As of 2009, in Chile, he led the integration process between D & S and Walmart, was responsible for implementing the integration program with a strong focus on the implementation of the company’s culture and value creation initiatives. In 2010 he moved to Chile to the operations team of Walmart Chile and assumed as Manager of the hypermarket format of Líder. In 2013, he assumed the position of Director of Operations of Walmart Chile where he was responsible for leading the Operations Team formed by four formats, the Wholesale Division, Supply Chain and Ecommerce. In 2016 he assumed the position of Commercial Vice President Walmart Chile, leading all the commercial and agroindustrial divisions of Walmart Chile. Prior to his professional career at Walmart, Gonzalo served as Key Account Manager in the commercial area of MasterCard Argentina. Gonzalo currently lives in Santiago and is married and has three children.