Pedro Farah is executive vice president and treasurer of Walmart. He is responsible for overseeing the company’s Global Risk Management, Global Tax and Global Technology and Transformation Finance teams. Pedro and his team help ensure the best use of the company’s financial resources so that Walmart can keep prices low for customers while delivering results for shareholders.
Pedro joined Walmart in 2011 as senior vice president of finance and operations. Within two years, he was promoted to senior vice president and chief financial officer for Walmart’s Latin American operations. Prior to his current role, Pedro served as executive vice president and chief financial officer for Walmart Mexico. There he directed all finance, strategy and IT units for the business, spanning six countries and 2,300 retail units.
Before joining Walmart, Pedro worked in the tech, automotive and finance industries. A native of Brazil, he has lived in Switzerland, Sweden, Indonesia, Singapore and the United Kingdom. Pedro and his wife are now based in Bentonville, Arkansas.
Pedro holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from Faculdade de Candido Mendes in Brazil and a master of business administration degree from the International Institute for Management Development in Switzerland.