Abercrombie & Fitch promotes Fran Horowitz as CEO

February 06, 2017 - United States Of America

Fran Horowitz, president and chief merchandising officer at apparel marketer Abercrombie & Fitch, has been promoted as CEO of the company. Joanne Crevoiserat, who is currently the chief financial officer has also been given the role of chief operating officer and will also join the Abercrombie board, while Arthur Martinez will continue as chairman.

Horowitz has been serving as president and chief merchandising officer at Abercrombie & Fitch since December 2015. She joined Abercrombie & Fitch as Hollister brand president in October 2014 from Ann Taylor Loft, where she also held the role of brand president.

Crevoiserat has been executive vice president and chief financial officer of Abercrombie & Fitch since May 2014. Prior to joining Abercrombie & Fitch, she served in a number of senior management roles at Kohl's Inc. (AR)