Christian is a global leader with over 30-years of experience in the fashion and retail. His core strengths are strategic planning, marketing, e-commerce, finance, technology and operations. Experience includes leading numerous retail brands in turnaround and growth. Led successful M&A efforts in more than ten retail brands, combined sales of over $1.5 billion, combined EBITDA improvement of over $100 million. Experienced in raising debt and equity at time of acquisition; rational understanding on applying leverage to a business. Christian has been successful in identifying attractive targets and post-acquisition initiatives to improve performance, and building globally relevant brands. Christian is based in New York.