Marc Lore is the Founder and CEO of Jet.
He was previously the Chief Operating Officer of Wizkids, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of The Topps Company, Inc. (NASD: TOPP) and a leading game manufacturer. Prior to joining Wizkids, Marc was the co-founder and CEO of The Pit, Inc., an Internet market-making collectible company constructed as an alternative to eBay. The Pit, Inc. was successfully sold to the then publicly traded Topps Company in 2001.
Prior to ThePit, Marc held various investment banking positions, including as Executive Vice President of Sanwa International Bank in London where he was head of the bank's Risk Management Division. Before Sanwa, he was Vice President and Global Head of Emerging Markets Risk Department at Credit Suisse First Boston in London.
In 2000, he was named by The Sunday Times Magazine of London as one of Britain's top ten "new high-tech entrepreneurs and whiz kids."
Marc graduated from Bucknell University, where he received a B.A. in Business Management/Economics, cum laude, and is currently on leave from the Wharton University School of Business MBA program. He is also a C.F.A. (Chartered Financial Analyst).
Marc has two young daughters, Sierra and Sophia, with his wife, Carolyn.
|Sep 20, 2016||Boston Tech Flash - Wal-Mart CEO spills on ‘Why Jet.com?” as Marc Lore payday revealed|
|Aug 16, 2016||New Jersey Business Journal - North - Jet.com's 'mafia': The good news for New Jersey's technology ecosystem|
|Aug 10, 2016||The Age - Australia - The accidental millionaire in Jet.com's $4.3 billion sale to Wal-Mart|
|Aug 10, 2016||Business Journals - Jet.com and Dollar Shave Club deals signal bright new exit for e-commerce|
|Aug 9, 2016||Business Journals - Here are the big VC winners in Jet.com's $3.3B sale to Wal-Mart|
|Aug 9, 2016||Arc - Applause - It’s Big … And Small: How Walmart Thinks Jet.com Can Solve Its Ecommerce Issues|
|Aug 8, 2016||Internet Retailer - Marc Lore will lead Wal-Mart’s e-commerce efforts|
|Aug 8, 2016||PE HUB - Wal-Mart to buy Jet.com in bid to strengthen e-commerce offering: Reuters|
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