Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer at CarMax, the nation’s largest retailer of used vehicles. 

As an industry leader in today’s rapidly changing digital environment, CarMax is revolutionizing the used car buying experience through customer-facing and associate enhancing technologies. CarMax’s integrated teams work in a unique “startup” environment to drive innovative solutions through lean and agile methodologies, while being backed by the support of a large, established Fortune 500 company. 

With over 20 years of IT leadership experience delivering strategic technology solutions and results, Shamim has also served as the vice president of information technology for BJ’s Wholesale Club and worked in senior IT leadership positions for Blockbuster and TravelCLICK. He has an MBA from The Kellogg Graduate School of Management of Northwestern University, with a concentration in Information Management, Strategy and Marketing and is a registered Certified Public Accountant (CPA) in the state of Illinois.

Shamim currently serves on the board of Greater Richmond YMCA, Richmond Technology Council and Virginia Commonwealth University Information Systems Department Advisory Committee, and is a member of the Wall Street Journal CIO Network.

Specialty Areas: digital transformation, ecommerce, application management, enterprise resource planning, merchandising, supply chain, CRM, business intelligence, data warehousing, information management, IT strategy and planning, customer analytics, IT leadership, warehouse management system and transportation management systems.