Full Name
Shekar Natarajan
Job Title
Chief Supply Chain Officer & Executive Vice President
American Eagle Outfitters Inc.
Speaker Bio
Shekar Natarajan is a transformative leader with a record of progressive, positive disruption and industry-standard-setting innovation for top Fortune 100 companies.
As American Eagle Outfitters Executive Vice President, Chief Supply Chain Officer, Shekar has brought transformation to the specialty retailer to create a robust ecosystem of operations rooted in operational excellence, strategy, data analytics and partnership.
In his nearly 20-year career, Shekar has created an industry-standard last-mile beverage delivery system, re-engineered a grocery home delivery/pickup operating model, built and scaled grocery-shopping operations, created and piloted a distribution center drone program, built an automated direct-store delivery system, developed methodologies followed by the White House and Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and enhanced visitor theme park experience through wearable radio frequency identification (RFID) technology.
Shekar Natarajan