In his current role, Patricio is accountable for the supply chain for Walmart Canada, ensuring a seamless omnichannel offer (stores and e-commerce), while maintaining Walmart's foundation as an everyday low cost operator. This is possible by integrating the key supply chain areas such as replenishment, logistics planning, distribution centres operations and transportation.
Patricio has been with Walmart for close to two decades. He joined Walmart Argentina in 2002 and has held roles across Logistics Operations, Replenishment, and was the VP, Supply Chain. In 2013, he was expatriated to Chile as VP Logistics and Supply Chain and successfully led the cultural and operational transformation, almost doubling logistics network productivity. Under his leadership, Walmart Chile Supply team was recognized for two consecutive years with the “C³ Award”, ranking measuring Creativity and Innovation among large companies. His greatest legacy is having worked hard in the development of talent and succession plans at all levels, forming an outstanding team.
His previous experience includes supply chain management roles in notable companies like The Home Depot and Danone.
Patricio is a former Army Officer graduated from the Argentinian Military Academy. He is a Mechanical Engineer graduated from the Technical Superior School of Army. He completed a Master in Logistics Management from the Navy Superior Studies Institute of Argentina and has an International MBA from Adolfo Ibáñez School of Management (Chile) & ESADE Business School (Spain).