The COVID-19 pandemic has meant growth as well as supply chain turbulence for the home goods leader MADE.com. But what has this journey meant for the company’s technical lead?
What is the technology strategy behind an international marketplace on a mission to transform furnishing shopping on a global scale? Can the recent growth be sustained? What does the future look like for e-tailing upscale home goods?
In this special PentaBAR edition of CTO Talks, Geert Engels, Chief Technology Officer of London-based household e-tailer MADE.com, has an open conversation with Pentalog’s Chief Platform Officer, Cornel Fatulescu.
Engels discusses his experience as the CTO of an ambitious tech-enabled company that changed the way people buy furniture with an innovative approach to the supply chain that makes design-quality furnishings available to everyone.
For tech leaders everywhere, looking for an insight into the technology strategy of a powerhouse e-commerce with rapid growth, we invite you to learn about MADE.com’s technological journey to success.
Our discussion covers:
Guest: Geert Engels – Chief Technology Officer at MADE.com
Host: Cornel Fatulescu – Chief Platform Officer at Pentalog
Cornel Fatulescu - Host
Cornel Fatulescu is Chief Platform Officer at Pentalog, and our reference when it comes to tech trends.
He joined the company in 2005 as an Architecture Developer, then continuously challenged his skills by taking on roles such as Project Director, CTO and Head of CTOs.
Geert Engels - Guest
As the CTO of the fast-growing online furniture retailer MADE.com, Geert Engels uses his web development experience to lead with passion and agility. In his successful career, he has designed and built large-scale mission-critical systems for e-commerce and online marketing.