Christian is an accomplished manager, consultant, architect and software developer with more than eighteen years experience in all aspects of software product design, delivery and support; eleven years experience in internet application development specializing in e-Commerce, back-office applications (ERP, supply chain and product data management), content and document management. He is currently a Divisional Vice President, Commerce Services at Sears Holdings Corporation, home to brands like Sears, Kmart, myGofer, Kenmore, Craftsman, DieHard, Lands' End, Jaclyn Smith and Joe Boxer.
Prior to joining Sears, Christian was CTO of Rangespan, Ltd., a London startup building a scratch-built catalog and order management system that enables retailers to massively expand range without risk.
As well, Christian spent 6 years in various roles with Amazon.com in the US and UK, most recently as Senior Technical Architect for Webstore. Christian led the development of Amazon’s Kindle Store and Enterprise Multichannel software and managed Amazon's integration with Marks & Spencer's fulfillment network. He has extensive experience in the software design and delivery of eCommerce and retail back office applications. Christian has a MS in Computer Science, from the University of Colorado and a BS in Electrical Engineering from the University of Washington.
Divisional Vice President, Commerce Services
Aug, 2011 - Jul, 2012
Senior Technical Architect
Oct, 2005 - Jul, 2011
2000 - Jan, 2005
1999 - Jan, 2000
2000 - Jan, 2000
1995 - Jan, 1999
1996 - Jan, 1997