Home / Knowledge / News / Apparel/Garments / Sears Holdings adds Cesar Alvarez to BoD
Sears Holdings adds Cesar Alvarez to BoD
19
Dec '13
Sears Holdings Corporation announced the election of Cesar L. Alvarez, co-chairman of the international law firm of Greenberg Traurig, LLP, to membership on the Sears Holdings board of directors.

"I am delighted that Cesar is joining our board," said Sears Holdings Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Edward S. Lampert. "His expertise in advising large organizations, working on complex matters, and diverse corporate board experience make him ideally suited to join our board, as we continue our transformation to a member-centric company through Integrated Retail and Shop Your Way."

Mr. Alvarez joined Greenberg Traurig, one of the fastest-growing law firms in the United States, in 1973.  Prior to his appointment as co-chairman, Mr. Alvarez served the firm as its executive chairman for more than three years, and as its chief executive officer for 13 years, directing the firm through its dramatic growth over the years.

Prior to becoming CEO in 1997, he practiced securities, corporate and international law for more than 25 years. In 2008, Mr. Alvarez was honored by Chambers and Partners with its "Lifetime Achievement Award" and by the American Bar Association with their "Spirit of Excellence Award."

Mr. Alvarez also serves on the board of directors of Fairholme Funds, Inc.; Intrexon Corporation; Mednax, Inc.; St. Joe Co.; and Watsco, Inc.

He holds a Bachelor of Science, an M.B.A., and a J.D. from the University of Florida.Mr. Alvarez's election increases the number of Sears Holdings' directors to seven.

About Sears Holdings Corporation

Sears Holdings Corporation is a leading integrated retailer with almost 2,500 full-line and specialty retail stores in the United States and Canada and the home of SHOP YOUR WAY, a social shopping experience where members have the ability to earn points and receive benefits across a wide variety of physical and digital formats through ShopYourWay.com.

Sears Holdings


Interviews View All

Footwear industry, Head honchos

Footwear industry
Head honchos

Personalised and differentiated footwear is in high demand

Victor Chao, Esmetex

Victor Chao
Esmetex

‘In future, clothing boundary lines will become increasingly blurred.’

Software Firms, Head honchos

Software Firms
Head honchos

Blockchain technology will shorten lead times

Alessandro Marengo,

Alessandro Marengo

Founded in 1974, Italian firm Zaitex SpA is one of the leading suppliers...

Simon Daplyn,

Simon Daplyn

Switzerland-based Sensient Imaging Technologies is a pioneer with a global ...

Marcel Moser,

Marcel Moser

Switzerland-based Benninger is a leading manufacturer of technologically...

S Ziya Gumuser, Teknomelt

S Ziya Gumuser
Teknomelt

Turkish nonwoven manufacturer Teknomelt has been around for only seven...

Andreas Lukas, Andritz Nonwoven

Andreas Lukas
Andritz Nonwoven

With forces in engineering and process development, Andritz Nonwoven...

Davide Vigano, Sensoria

Davide Vigano
Sensoria

Sensoria is a leading developer of smart garments and IoMe (Internet of...

Sneha Arora, Label Sneha Arora

Sneha Arora
Label Sneha Arora

Sneha Arora, an alumnus of National Institute of Fashion Technology,...

Prathyusha Garimella, Prathyusha Garimella

Prathyusha Garimella
Prathyusha Garimella

Hyderabad-based designer <b>Prathyusha Garimella</b> is known for blending ...

Ritu Kumar, Label Ritu Kumar

Ritu Kumar
Label Ritu Kumar

‘Classics will return’ "There are a lot of people wearing western clothes ...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


editorial@fibre2fashion.com

Letter To Editor






(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies





SEARCH

Leave your Comments


November 2019

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.

Follow us on instagram

Follow

Follow Fibre2Fashion On


Advanced Search