Helen McCluskey, former president and CEO of intimate apparel group Warnaco, will join Signet Jewelers, which has appointed her as one of three new independent directors reporting to its US head office.
McClusky’s appointment will be effective as of August 1 this year, and she will be joined by Eugenia Ulasewicz and Robert Stack, who will assume their new roles from September 1.
Signet’s non-executive chairman Todd Stitzer said: “It is the aim of Signet to have a diverse team reflecting many different disciplines and backgrounds. Helen, Eugenia and Bob each have an extensive and unique set of experiences that will complement the already broad skill set of our board. We welcome them and look forward to their significant contribution to our continuing growth and success."
Prior to joining Warnaco, McCluskey held various positions of increasing responsibility with Firestone Tire & Rubber Company, Playtex Apparel and Liz Claiborne Inc.