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Partner and CEO of Consello Business Development
Janey Whiteside is a Partner and the CEO of Consello Business Development.
Janey is a recognized leader with extensive experience across a range of marketing, digital and commercial disciplines. She has a track record of growing and transforming some of the world’s most iconic products and brands.
Prior to joining Consello, Janey served as Walmart’s Executive Vice President and first Chief Customer Officer, leading Walmart’s transformation of customer-centric services and solutions. Janey was at the helm of Walmart’s newest, highest growth areas, including being the architect of Walmart+, its first ever membership program, and Walmart Connect, its retail media business, a new advertising platform.
Under Janey’s direction, Walmart was recognized as an industry leader in design and innovation for implementing a series of bold strategic moves, including the merging of the Walmart apps; the definition and expansion of the retailer’s pickup and delivery offering; exploring new technologies to better employee’s work experience; and launching a new store design.
Prior to Walmart, Janey spent over 20 years at American Express in senior management roles across business development, marketing, and operating roles in various customer segments. During her tenure with the company, Janey rose to Executive Vice President and leading the Global Premium Product, Benefits & Services team and became known as the force behind the highly successful re-launch of the iconic Platinum card. Prior to Walmart, Janey worked at HSBC bank in the United Kingdom.
Janey holds an Economics & Management Studies degree (BSc Econ) from Cardiff University.