Subroto Chakrabarty

Sr. Director of Engineering, Digital Innovation, Albertsons Companies

Subroto is a seasoned technology leader responsible for technology engineering and digital innovation for Albertsons. A frequent presenter at technology and user experience industry events, Subroto has evangelized and introduced multiple technologies and innovative practices into the organization, including major contributions to the Albertsons Marketplace.

Breakout Sessions II
Business Strategies
Growth Strategies: Key Considerations for Building an Online Marketplace
"With online marketplace revenues expected to double by 2022, and Amazon’s growing prominence, more businesses are either selling through third party marketplaces or establishing marketplaces as part of their business model. As businesses rethink how to engage with customers wherever they are, how do they know if a marketplace approach is right for them? And what types of marketplaces make the most sense for different product categories and industries? In this session, we’ll explore with our panelists what prompted them to set up a marketplace, business considerations they had to weigh, and what platform capabilities they needed to successfully execute. "