Mariano Gomide de Faria

Mariano Gomide de Faria
Mariano Gomide de Faria
Founder & co-CEO
Mariano Gomide de Faria has 20 years of experience in digital commerce, helping more than 2,400 brands and retailers globally in their digital transformation.
With his college friend, Geraldo Thomaz, in Rio de Janeiro, in the year 2000, he founded VTEX - the enterprise digital commerce platform. VTEX is now a public company at the NYSE, present in 38 countries, and recognized as a leader in the IDC Marketscape Worldwide B2C Digital Commerce Platforms 2020 Vendor Assessment.
His sought-out lectures and presentations around the world include IRX (UK), Shoptalk (Copenhagen), and eShow (Barcelona), among others. He was one of the few private-sector speakers at the UN eCommerce week conference and is the program director of a Digital Transformation course in the EICOM Institute at the Moller Center, Cambridge University.
Mariano is graduated in Mechanical engineering, and passionate about spearfishing.

Speaking in:

January 15
2:00 pm3:00 pm
Expo, Level 1, Expo Stage 2

The retail climate has seen a lot of ups and downs recently. Customer acquisition costs have increased dramatically, supply chain challenges have created inventory misalignments, and now inflation threatens retailers' margins. Many firms question whether traditional technology investment methods will pay off long-term.

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