J.Jill Announces CFO Transition Plan

QUINCY, Mass. — November 28, 2018 — J.Jill Inc. today announced that executive vice president, chief financial and operating officer Dave Biese will be leaving the company on April 30, 2019. Biese will work closely with management to ensure a smooth transition to his successor.

“I would like to thank Dave for his commitment to J.Jill over his long tenure with the company. He was a key member of our executive team and played a pivotal role in building J.Jill into a prominent omni-channel retailer while leading our finance and operations teams. We wish Dave all the best in his future endeavors,” said Linda Heasley, CEO.

“I am very proud of the many accomplishments we have achieved at J.Jill over the past nine years including our initial public offering in March 2017. I believe there continues to be tremendous opportunity and growth ahead for J.Jill and I wish all our teams years of success. I am also committed to ensuring a smooth transition over the next several months,” said Biese.

J.Jill’s Board of Directors has retained Heidrick & Struggles, a leading executive search firm, to assist in identifying a new CFO.

Posted November 28, 2018

Source: J.Jill Inc.