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Russell Reynolds Associates Hires Elizabeth Fitzpatrick


January 15, 2019

Russell Reynolds Associates, a leading global search and leadership advisory firm, today announced that Elizabeth Fitzpatrick has joined the firm as a Consultant in the Consumer Practice. Based in New York, she focuses on advising C-suite retail and luxury executives and management teams.

"Elizabeth has deep experience in retail as both the founder and CEO of an e-commerce company and as an investment banker covering the industry," said Constantine Alexandrakis, leader of Russell Reynolds Associates' Americas Region. "She has worked closely with investors, analysts and C-suite executives and understands the full retail ecosystem, as well as the disruptive challenges facing the industry. Her combined investment, entrepreneurial and hands-on operational experience gives her unparalleled insights that will deliver immediate benefits to our clients."

Prior to joining Russell Reynolds Associates, Fitzpatrick was an Associate Director in Investment Banking Coverage in the Retail and Consumer Practice at UBS. Fitzpatrick founded and ran My Closet Concierge, an e-commerce clothing storage and logistics business. Previously, she was an Advisory and Research Manager at L2 Inc. and spent more than six years at JP Morgan, where she worked in Corporate and Investment Banking Coverage for the Retail, Technology, Healthcare and Consumer industries. Fitzpatrick began her career in trading at Deutsche Bank and worked as a Sales Account Executive for The Natori Company, London.

Fitzpatrick holds a BS in finance and marketing from the University of Colorado. She volunteers with the New York Junior League and Good Shepherd Services.


About Russell Reynolds Associates
Russell Reynolds Associates is a global search and leadership advisory firm. Our 425+ consultants in 46 offices work with public, private and nonprofit organizations across all industries and regions. We help our clients build teams of transformational leaders who can meet today's challenges and anticipate the digital, economic and political trends that are reshaping the global business environment. From helping boards with their structure, culture and effectiveness to identifying, assessing and defining the best leadership for organizations, our teams bring their decades of expertise to help clients solve their most complex leadership issues.

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Russell Reynolds Associates Hires Elizabeth Fitzpatrick