Adrianne Shapira has joined Gilt’s board.
Shapira has been chief financial officer of David Yurman since 2012. She is also a member of David Yurman’s executive committee. Before that, she had a 13-year career as the lead equity analyst at Goldman Sachs, covering department stores, discounters, luxury and the online retail sector.
Kevin Ryan, founder and chairman of Gilt, said, “Her perspective and leadership at a luxury brand will be a great asset to Gilt and we look forward to her contributions.”
Shapira said, “Gilt’s compelling business model, commitment to customer engagement and strong management team makes for a powerful combination, one that I am thrilled to be part of.”