Jason Buechel

Jason Buechel
Jason Buechel
Whole Foods Market
Jason Buechel serves as Chief Executive Officer of Whole Foods Market. Prior to his role as CEO, which he assumed in September 2022, he served as Chief Operating Officer, providing operational leadership across over 500 locations and overseeing the company’s technology, supply chain and distribution, store real estate and design, and Team Member Services functions. Jason serves as a champion of Whole Foods Market’s culture and values and is committed to increasing access to local, quality food for the communities it serves.

Jason joined the company in 2013 as Global Vice President and Chief Information Officer, where he was responsible for all aspects of information technology and digital innovation, as well as ushering in large-scale IT initiatives that played a critical role in the growth of the business. Prior to Whole Foods Market, Jason served as the Managing Director/Partner within Accenture’s Retail Operations Practice, where he worked with leading retailers on strategic business and technology transformation.

Speaking in:

January 16
2:45 pm3:15 pm
Javits North, Level 5, SAP Theatre
Food systems are integral to the health and well-being of our communities. As retail grocery continues to grapple with the challenges of inflation, supply chain restrictions and climate change, it is imperative that companies continue to build sustainable food systems to benefit the generations to come. Hear from CEO Jason Buechel on how Whole Foods Market is investing in sustainability, with… Read more