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Kathleen McLaughlin

Kathleen
McLaughlin

Chief Sustainability Officer and President
Walmart, the Walmart Foundation
Kathleen McLaughlin is the Chief Sustainability Officer for Walmart, and the President of the Walmart Foundation. Walmart uses its strengths to create economic opportunity for individuals and foster inclusive economic development; enhance the sustainability of food, apparel, and general merchandise supply chains; and strengthen the resilience of local communities. Last year, in addition to business initiatives investing in people and businesses in supply chains, the company surpassed over $1.4 billion in giving worldwide, including $1 billion of food donations. McLaughlin joined Walmart in 2013. Before that, she spent over 20 years with the global consulting firm McKinsey & Company. McLaughlin earned a Bachelor of Science from Boston University, and she also earned a Master of Arts from Oxford University, where she was a Rhodes Scholar.

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Sunday Jan 15
1:15 - 1:55 PM
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Hall D, Special Events Hall, Level 1

As the largest retailer in the world, Walmart has 2.3 million associates who meet the needs of more than 260 million customers every week. Hear Walmart’s Chief Sustainability Officer, and President of the Walmart Foundation, Kathleen... Read more