Yazdi Bagli is
senior vice president, Global Business Services and Emerging Technologies for Walmart.
Yazdi leads Walmart’s Global Business Services (GBS) Finance Services which
provides shared services and IT systems for Walmart’s global Accounts Payable,
Accounts Receivable, General Ledger Accounting, Cash and Inventory Accounting
and Asset and Lease Accounting processes. Yazdi also looks after Emerging
Technologies where he is tasked with automating processes and digitizing
Walmart using new-age disruptive technologies like robotic process automation,
Machine Learning, natural language processing and Blockchain.
Walmart, Yazdi was the Vice President, GBS for Business and Consumer Services
at Procter & Gamble (P&G). His career at P&G spanned 23 years and
four countries where he held roles in India, Singapore, the Philippines and the
United States. In P&G, Yazdi worked on large scale IT systems, led large
business building programs and gained knowledge and expertise in automating and
running global shared services.
He worked as a
management consultant for four years prior to joining P&G. Yazdi was born
in Mumbai, India and holds a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering and a
Masters degree in Business Administration. He is married with two children and
enjoys playing squash at a competitive level.