LONDON – Fabiola Arredondo has been appointed to the board of Burberry as a non-executive director and member of the audit, remuneration and nomination committees.
She is currently the managing partner of Siempre Holdings, a private investment firm based in Connecticut. Arredondo is also a non-executive director of Experian plc, Rodale Inc., National Public Radio, Inc., the World Wildlife Fund and a trustee of Sesame Workshop.
Prior to Siempre Holdings, Arredondo held senior operating roles at Yahoo! Inc., the BBC and Bertelsmann AG. She has also previously served as a non-executive director of Saks Inc.
Burberry’s chairman Sir John Peace said Arredondo’s “international business experience, including in the technology, media and luxury retail sectors will be a great asset to Burberry as we continue to focus on delivering long-term shareholder value.”