Walmart CFO Brett Biggs to Lead Discussion with President Jim Gash
Pepperdine University Alumni Affairs will host Coffee with Jim: A Conversation with Brett Biggs, featuring an online conversation between President Jim Gash (JD ’93) and Brett Biggs, executive vice president and chief financial officer for Walmart Inc. The virtual chat will take place on Friday, October 30, at noon PDT.
Biggs is the executive vice president and chief financial officer for Walmart. He is responsible for Walmart Enterprise Solutions, which includes all finance functions as well as Global Procurement. Biggs and his team work to deliver on Walmart’s commitment to everyday low cost in an effort to pass savings on to customers.
Prior to his current role, Biggs has held the roles of chief financial officer for Walmart International, Walmart U.S. and Sam’s Club. He has also served as senior vice president of international strategy, mergers and acquisitions, and as senior vice president of corporate finance. Biggs was also the senior vice president of operations for Sam’s Club. Before joining Walmart in 2000, Biggs held various M&A and corporate finance positions with Leggett & Platt, Phillips Petroleum Co. and Price Waterhouse.
Biggs is involved in various civic functions including serving on the American Red Cross Board of Governors. He serves on the Walton Arts Center Board and the Board of Trustees of the National Urban League. Biggs also serves on the Board of Regents at Pepperdine University and is Walmart’s corporate representative on the McCombs School of Business Advisory Council at the University of Texas. Within Walmart, he serves on the Walmart Foundation Board as well as being an executive sponsor for the Hispanic/Latino Resource Group.
For additional information about the event, and to register to attend, visit the Pepperdine University page on the Engage website.