Paul Clarke

CTO, Ocado

Paul Clarke is Chief Technology Officer at Ocado, the world’s largest online-only grocery retailer. After joining Ocado in 2006, Paul initially worked on warehouse control systems and then joined the team designing Ocado’s next highly automated fulfilment centre. After establishing new teams for Simulation and Mobile development, Paul then co-wrote the first of Ocado’s award winning mobile apps.  Paul’s current role includes exploring opportunities to use Ocado’s technologies to disrupt other sectors and the technology vision and future proofing of the business. Paul read Physics at Oxford University before then entering the computer industry. He has worked in software engineering, consultancy, interim management and a number of software start-ups.