Partner, McKinsey & Company
Jack Calhoun was the former Global President of Banana Republic, and currently a Senior Adviser with McKinsey working globally across fashion, retail and beauty. Jack spent 12 years at Banana Republic, where he led all aspects of the US$3 billion global business, including brand, product, customer and employee experiences for approximately 22,000 employees and 700 stores in 25 countries. During his time he led the company to historically high profitability and top tier operating margins. He expanded the business geographically and by initiating new categories through licensing and partnerships in eyewear, personal care and shoes. He is Senior Adviser to McKinsey’s consumer and retail clients worldwide, and a contributor to the firm’s annual The State of Fashion reports.