Managing Director - Brands
Adrianne Shapira is a Managing Director in New York leading the Brands North America effort, the firm’s fifth investment division focused on high growth consumer and retail brands. She brings extensive consumer/retail industry experience with over 20 years in finance and operating roles as well as various private and public Board seats. Adrianne spent over 13 years at Goldman Sachs as a Managing Director in Equities Research covering the Broadlines Retail Sector ranging from luxury brands, accessible department stores and mass big box retailers. She was more recently the CFO at David Yurman, a privately-held, luxury jewelry brand with a global omni-channel reach.
Adrianne currently serves on the Boards of Kohl’s Department Stores, Nest New York and Herschel Supply Company as well as the non-for-profit organization, Youth INC. She previously served as a Director at Hain Celestial and Gilt Group.
Education: Adrianne received her bachelor’s degree from Tufts University and her MBA from Columbia Business School.