Camille Fournier is the Chief Technology Officer at Rent the Runway, a transformative brand that offers unprecedented access to designer fashion, disrupting the way millions of women get dressed. In this role, Camille leads Rent the Runway’s team of over 60 engineers who are responsible for not only maintaining the customer-facing technology but also the development of the custom logistics system that enables Rent the Runway to seamlessly deliver an exceptional customer experience.
In her tenure, Camille has led the team to develop innovations in shopping technology, such as the one-of-a-kind platform Our Runway, which allows customers to shop by user-generated photos of real women with similar body types. Her team is responsible for the creation of the scan-to-screen technology utilized in Rent the Runway store locations in New York City, Washington, D.C., and Las Vegas, which allows customers to add items to their Virtual Closet to reference when booking future rentals. Under Camille’s leadership, her team also developed the technology behind Rent the Runway Unlimited, a Netflix-like subscription service that provides customers a rotating selection of designer statement pieces.
Prior to joining Rent the Runway, Camille served as a software engineer at Microsoft, and most recently, a Vice President at Goldman Sachs in the areas of risk technology and technology infrastructure. Camille is a well-respected voice within the tech community, speaking on a variety of topics such as distributed systems and technology leadership. Camille received a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science from Carnegie Mellon University and a MS in Computer Science from the University of Wisconsin. She is currently a member of the Apache Software Foundation, and resides in New York City with her husband and son.
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