Global Chief Digital Officer
Walgreens Boots Alliance
Gunjan Bhow serves as the Global Chief Digital Officer at Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. In this capacity, Bhow leads digital transformation of a $130 billion global business spanning healthcare, pharmacy, and retail. WBA is part of the 30 Dow Jones Industrial Average and a Fortune 20 corporation. Walgreens Boots Alliance and affiliated companies operate in 25+ countries fueled by over 410,000 team members.
Prior to WBA, Bhow served as Senior Vice President and General Manager, Digital/Mobile/e-Commerce, at The Walt Disney Company. In this role, he led strategy, incubation, and management of digital and mobile consumer businesses for the Walt Disney Company globally.
Bhow brings over 20 years of digital and mobile digital media experience, gained at leading technology companies including Amazon, Microsoft, and Plantronics. Over his career, Bhow has developed products, applications, and solutions used by over 50 million consumers globally. Bhow has led the teams that developed category-defining products such as Amazon Prime Digital, Amazon Echo, Amazon Fire TV and Fire TV stick, which remains the fastest selling product in Amazon history.
Bhow is a frequent global speaker on issues around mobile, digital transformation of businesses, and digital media. Bhow has delivered keynotes at digital transformation and innovation conferences in over dozen countries globally. Bhow holds an MBA from Harvard Business School and a BS in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from the University of California at Berkeley.