Instacart Appoints First Chief Technology Officer

Source: Food Dive, Friday, Sep 14, 2018

Instacart has hired Mark Schaaf as its first chief technology officer, His primary order of business is to double the size of the retailer's engineering team by the end of next year. Schaaf served as CTO and vice president of engineering at Thumbtack, a digital platform connecting customers to professionals in their area, for more than three and a half years. 

The retailer has planned many things at  given time like Building a technology core to solve a physical problem and logistics from supply chain logistics and planning to efficient routing.