Louis is a seasoned fashion and luxury goods executive with a successful background building and managing teams for high-growth private equity, venture capital and family office e-commerce companies. He oversaw 5x growth in under 18 months in his most recent role as Chief Marketing Officer at a CPG company, and in another role he sold a plus size women’s fashion company in a private equity deal while working as the turnaround CEO.
In addition to graduating from Harvard, he also has a second degree in fashion from Parsons School of Design, giving him the dexterity to toggle effortlessly between left and right brain thinking. His career started in brand strategy at Leo Burnett working on brands like Coca-Cola, Morgan Stanley and Motorola, and he then spent several years launching new divisions at Calvin Klein, Tommy Hilfiger and John Varvatos. His past 10 years have been in the early-stage e-commerce space at a variety of companies focusing on building community and virality while maintaining brand equity and championing the voice of the customer.