10+ years of experience in retail buying/merchandising and brand strategy with senior leadership roles at Urban Outfitters, Club Monaco/Ralph Lauren, Barneys New York and Opening Ceremony. Omni-channel buying responsibilities and full P&L ownership across multiple product categories in apparel, footwear and accessories. Extensive experience in both private label and branded partnerships with major global brands including Nike, Adidas, Fila, etc. Proven track record in building new businesses with 70% CAGR, turning business around to profitability and positive comp growth within market leading brands. Strong product POV and business acumen. Holistic understanding of retail landscape and consumer trends.