Bossa Nova is the leading data service provider for global retailers. Its technology automates the collection and analysis of on-shelf inventory data, helping retailers improve product availability, streamline operations, and create a better shopping experience. Bossa Nova’s team of robotics, computer vision, artificial intelligence, and big data scientists are solving some of the biggest challenges for the world’s largest retailers. Founded in 2005, Bossa Nova is headquartered in San Francisco. For more information, please visit bossanova.com
Chief Executive Officer
Stuart Pann is the CEO of Bossa Nova Robotics, the leading data service provider for global retailers. Stuart is an experienced leader in the supply chain industry and has held operational positions at Fortune100 technology companies. He was most recently Chief Supply Chain Officer at HP Inc. where he managed its strategic alliances with key partners including Intel and Microsoft. He was also responsible for HP’s Sustainable Impact Program, an award winning effort that spans all of HP’s activities in Corporate Social Responsibility. This program helped HP to win the number one ranking in Newsweek’s Most Responsible Companies in America.
Prior to HP, Pann served as Intel’s Corporate Vice President and General Manager of the Business Management Group where he was responsible for pricing, revenue, planning, and forecasting functions for Intel’s microprocessor and chipset operations. He led several strategic corporate negotiations including the program that converted Apple over to Intel microprocessors in 2006. His expertise includes short-term and long-term forecasting, pricing and supply strategies and corporate strategic planning processes, as well as performance benchmarking and competitive analysis. Pann holds an MBA from the University of Michigan and a B.S. in electrical engineering from Michigan Technological University.