Phil has over 35 years of experience in the retail apparel sector. He has served in senior executive roles at Brooks Brothers and Lands End, and as CEO, President, or Chairman of; Jos A. Bank Clothiers, Britches of Georgetown, Hanna Anderson, Reyn Spooner, and the Best Made Company. He has deep general management skills including strategic planning, operational management, financial planning, and marketing. Phil has specialized experience in merchandising including inventory and assortment planning, design management, pricing and margin development and liquidation management. He is a performance driven and results proven executive.
As a Senior Advisor to Veber Partners, Phil is involved in originating and executing investment banking engagements primarily in the retail apparel and related industries. His activities support Veber’s main practices areas of M&A transactions and raising debt and equity capital. He also helps identify merchant banking opportunities in which Veber Partners can jointly own businesses along with other qualified managers and investors.
Phil earned his MBA from New York University, along with an undergraduate degree from St. Peter’s College in New Jersey.