Esteban Arcaute

Esteban Arcaute

Sr. Director and Head of Data Science, @WalmartLabs


Esteban Arcaute was born in Mexico City, and earned a Ph.D. and a M.S. from Stanford University in Computational and Mathematical Engineering. He also holds masters degrees in Electrical Engineering and Applied Mathematics.

He is currently the Sr. Director and Head of Data Science, Category Development, at @WalmartLabs. He is also in charge of the Search Experience for Walmart Global E-Commerce. Prior to that, he was at Adchemy as the Sr. Director and Head of Research.

Esteban has actively worked on the foundations of electronic commerce since 2005, publishing over 10 peer-reviewed publications, and leading industrial research teams. His current interests span from learning systems, to advanced analytics and experimentation.