Berta Escudero

Managing Director, Retail
Berta is responsible for developing and executing the firm’s retail offering across Europe, Russia and the Middle East. In her role as Managing Director, she oversees the execution of various projects for retailers undergoing restructuring – providing expertise, capital and operational support to companies and their investors as they manage through change. Berta is an experienced retailer having worked with and managed many high-profile international brands through transitional periods. She was previously CEO at El Ganso, a multinational Spanish fashion retailer operating in 11 countries. Prior to this, Berta spent ten years at Grupo Cortefiel (now Tendam), another multinational fashion company, with over 2000 stores in 90 countries, also serving as CEO in her latest role. Berta has a Masters in Industrial Engineering from Universidad Politécnica de Madrid. She has won several awards through-out her career, including logistics excellence and top innovator. Berta speaks Spanish, English, Portuguese and French.