Chair, Brand Committee
Jill Beraud has served as a director since June 2019. Ms. Beraud brings more than 25 years’ experience building luxury, fashion, beauty, and consumer brands. She was the CEO and Co‑Founder of Sh’nnong Beverage Company, a business creating a line of functional beverages. She previously served as CEO of IPPOLITA, a fine jewelry company with distribution in Bergdorf Goodman, Neiman Marcus, Nordstrom, and other national retailers. Previously she held the role of Executive Vice President, Global Retail and e‑Commerce, for Tiffany & Co., where she was responsible for all global retail, operations, e‑commerce, and omni‑channel consumer experience. Ms. Beraud has also managed brands such as Living Proof and Starbucks/Lipton Joint Ventures, and served as global chief marketing officer at PepsiCo, where she was responsible for PepsiCo’s $60 billion portfolio of food and beverage brands. She also spent 13 years at Limited Brands as chief marketing officer of Victoria’s Secret, and Executive Vice President of Marketing for its broader portfolio of specialty brands, including Bath & Body Works, Henri Bendel, and Limited Stores. Further, she has a long history of board membership with iconic brands, including Levi Strauss & Co. and Elizabeth Arden Holdings. Ms. Beraud was named to Fast Company’s “Most Creative People in Business” in 2013.