Scaling tech in new markets with a culture-first approach

Wednesday
July 27
10:30 am11:00 am
American Express Theatre
At the core of lululemon is its culture: innovative, diverse, inclusive and authentic. When Julie Averill, EVP and Chief Technology Officer, set out to scale lululemon’s technology team into India, she led with a culture-first approach. In this engaging session, Julie will discuss lululemon’s journey - where they’ve been, and where they’re going. She will share highlights from their India Tech Hub inauguration, which brought lululemon’s culture into the community while honoring India’s culture and heritage. She will discuss how attracting top talent means finding leaders who share in the company’s core values and mission of creating a fully diverse and inclusive team. She will also share her thoughts on barriers to overcome and the work that lies ahead.