Chief Executive Officer and an Executive Director of the Company since October 2018, leading the businesses of the Group. Previously, an Executive Director of LF Americas, overseeing the wholesale and distribution business in the US. Board member of the American Apparel & Footwear Association and Delivering Good. Member of the Board of Governors of Parsons and an Advisor to The Alliance for Bangladesh Worker Safety formed by North America's major global retailers and, The Accord on Fire and Building Safety in Bangladesh formed by major European retailers and brands.
Global Chief Operating Officer and President of North America since December 2018. Previously served as Chief Financial Officer of the Group, responsible for the Group's finance and treasury matters, including financial reporting, accounting, mergers and acquisitions, legal and information technology. Joined GBG USA Inc. in 2004 and was the Chief Operating Officer of GBG USA in 2006, responsible for the operating platform and business support of GBG USA, and leading various corporate acquisition transactions for GBG USA. Formerly, Chief Financial Officer at each of Frederick Atkins, Inc. and Adrienne Vittadini, Inc.. Previously worked in public accounting with KPMG on the audit side of the business. Graduated from St. John's University, New York with a Bachelor of Science degree in 1981. A member of the Board of Governors at the Young Men's Association Fashion Scholarship Fund.
Chief Financial Officer of the Group since December 2018. In 2010, joined LF USA, predecessor of the Group, as a Vice President of Finance. He became Senior Vice President and Corporate Controller in 2012, and then Executive Vice President of Finance in 2014. Prior to joining the Group, he spent 13 years at PricewaterhouseCoopers. He holds an undergraduate degree from St. Bonaventure University and an MBA from the University of Manchester.
President, Europe, Asia and Brand Management of the Group. Formerly, Executive Director and Chief Operating Officer of the Group from July 2014 to June 2017 and from July 2015 to December 2016 respectively. In 2000, joined Li & Fung Group and assumed various senior management roles at the operating groups at Li & Fung Limited until April 2014. Previously served as Chief Operating Officer of Colby International Limited and was a former partner in the law firm of Baker & McKenzie, Hong Kong office. Graduated from the University of British Columbia with a BA (Honours) in 1983 and from the University of Saskatchewan with a bachelor of laws degree in 1988. Formerly a member of The Law Society of Hong Kong until 2002. Became a member of The Law Society of England and Wales in 1993 and The Law Society of British Columbia (Canada) in 1989.