Anna Jarman is a senior program manager for Walmart Technology, the engineering, data and design arm of Walmart and where associates power the future of retail. Her role is primarily managing the commercialization of Walmart’s patent portfolio and looks for ways to enhance internal product development through external collaboration. Prior to joining Walmart, Anna was an associate for Shell Ventures, the corporate venture capital arm of Royal Dutch Shell, and worked on investments across sectors including software, analytics, mobility, and new energies. In addition to corporate America, Anna spent several years working in research, public policy, and software development, most recently a science and legal policy think tank at the Baylor College of Medicine, headed by neuroscientist and entrepreneur David Eagleman. Anna has a MS in Analytics and a BA from Rice University.
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