One year ago, Bastien joined Auchan:Direct with a mission: build a team that will harness Auchan:Direct’s existing technology in order to transcend the user experience of their clients. Last month, they officially released Auchan:Direct’s new website. In this presentation, he explained how his team applied Lean principles from humble beginnings to great results, and what they learned along the way.
Bastien Duret is the CTO of Auchan:Direct, the online grocery delivery service of Auchan group. He initially graduated from the French engineering school Ecole Centrale and started his career as a software engineer developing video games, mobile and web apps.