Primary Role
Founder and Chief Executive Officer at SugarSync
Education
Stanford Graduate School of Business

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Mr. Gibu Thomas serves as Senior Vice President of Mobile and Digital at @WalmartLabs. Mr. Thomas is responsible for mobile commerce and digital media initiatives for the across various markets and banners. Prior to this role, he headed up strategy for Walmart’s Global eCommerce group. He co-founded SharpCast Inc.(alternate name SugarSync, Inc.) and served as its Chief Executive Officer until December 2008. He has 20 years of experience as a general manager and technologist, with over 10 years of background in the mobile industry. Prior to Walmart, he was a serial entrepreneur who founded and led multiple technology companies with successful exits. He is experienced as the Chief Executive Officer, in raising equity and debt capital, managing a board of directors, driving corporate strategy, scaling world class product organizations, and building successful sales channels through Telco operators, device OEMs and retailers. He has held positions at consulting firms PriceWaterhouseCoopers and Tata Consultancy Services. He built and managed key wireless carrier relationships at Palm and Handspring. Prior to Handspring, he oversaw business development of Bluelark Systems, creators of the Blazer browser, until Bluelark’s sale to Handspring in December 2000. He has 12 years of experience in sales, business development and strategy. He served as a Director of SharpCast Inc. Mr. Thomas has a B.Tech. in Computer Science from University of Kerala and an MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business.

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