NEW YORK – Macy’s has brought on Adrian V. Mitchell as the company’s new chief financial officer effective on Nov. 2. Mitchell will be responsible for leading all finance functions for the retailer.
The company’s previous CFO, Paula Price, officially left the company effective May 31, but will remain on as an advisor through November.
“We’re delighted that Adrian is joining Macy’s Inc. at this crucial time in our company’s journey,” said Jeff Gennette, chairman and CEO. “In a retail environment where change is accelerating beyond what we could have imagined a year ago, Adrian’s depth of financial and operational experience, coupled with his leadership in strategy, innovation, and transformation, will help us on our path to emerge a stronger company.”
Mitchell joins Macy’s Inc. from Boston Consulting Group where he acted as managing director and partner in the digital BCG and consumer practices. Previously, he worked at Arhaus LLC, a home furnishings retailer, from 2016 to 2017. Prior to that, Mitchell held executive posts at Crate and Barrel.
Mitchell has a B.S. in Chemical Engineering from Louisiana State University and an MBA from Harvard University.