Partner, E-commerce & Merchandising
Ilan spent the past 17 years focused on retail innovation with an emphasis on digital strategy, merchandising and e-commerce. In the early online days, he launched and managed ecommerce for many leading fashion and luxury brands as Director of Designer Sites at Neiman Marcus. He later joined YOOX to start and run their Monobrand Division globally. His teams have launched and managed ecommerce globally for brands including: Michael Kors, Valentino, D&G, Emilio Pucci, David Yurman, Giorgio Armani, Baccarat, Moschino, Juicy Couture and many others.
Ilan’s consulting work is focused on interim head of ecommerce positions, digital strategy & execution. He has held interim leadership roles for clients including Theory, Cartier, Robert Graham and John Hardy. He has also been an advisor to a number of startups and digitally native brands including Bonobos, Stantt, Snowe, Frank & Oak, MouthMedia Network, LiveStory and Refinery29. Ilan excels at helping brands tell a unique and compelling story through their product and content.
Education: Columbia University (MBA) and Dartmouth College (BA).