Digital Technology Director, Asda
John Nother is the Digital Director at ASDA WALMART. With a strong retail background, he is responsible for investing in and leveraging new technologies that drive better business performance for both the grocery and fashion (George) units of the UK retailer. For 2019, John’s key focus is helping the business shape the online fashion proposition around Asda George. Having invested in new technologies such as Progressive Web App, Accelerated Mobile Pages and Headless Commerce, initial results have been positive. As well as giving the brand strategic direction, John is responsible for empowering digital teams – working across multiple geographies – to ensure innovation apace. His learnings on this matter are helping the wider business better understand what’s possible from a development standpoint.