Grocery Industry Icons & Innovators
Founder & CEO
Charu Thomas is the CEO and founder of Ox Fulfillment Solutions (Ox), the company transforming the supply chain industry by helping retailers leverage their stores as distribution centers. At 18-years-old, Thomas founded Ox, formerly known as Oculogx, to utilize her experience in augmented reality to maximize order picking and fulfillment for industry-leading Fortune 500 retailers. Thomas is a graduate of the Georgia Institute of Technology, where she earned a Bachelor of Science in industrial and systems engineering and operations research. A young and influential game changer, her awards and accolades include being selected for Forbes 30 Under 30, TechCrunch’s SF Disrupt Top Pick in Retail/E-commerce, winner of the Atlanta Startup Battle 3.0 and second-place winner for the Microsoft Imagine Cup.