Mr. Breitbard is the Chief Executive Officer of Gymboree. He joined the Company in January 2013 from Gap where he most recently served as President of Gap North America, and previously as Executive Vice President of GapKids and babyGap from 2010 until 2011. From 2009 until 2010, Mr. Breitbard served as Chief Merchandising & Creative Officer of its Old Navy brand. Mr. Breitbard joined Gap from Levi Strauss & Co., where he served as President of the Retail Division from 2007 until 2009 and was responsible for all aspects of its retail division, including design, merchandising, marketing, stores and e-commerce. Mr. Breitbard graduated from Vassar College and earned a Master of Business Administration degree from the Haas School of Business at the University of California, Berkeley.
Mr. North is the Chief Financial Officer of Gymboree. He joins the Company in November 2014. He was previously with Lucky Brand, a specialty apparel retailer, where he served as Chief Financial Officer from October 2011 to June 2014 and as a consultant since June 2014. Prior to Lucky Brand, Mr. North served in a variety of roles with Carters, Inc., a children's apparel retailer, from 2002 to July 2011, including Vice President of Finance, Senior Vice President of Finance and Interim Chief Financial Officer of Carters from August 2008 to January 2009. Mr. North also held various roles of increasing responsibility from 1994 to 2002 at Pricewaterhousecoopers, including Senior Manager, Assurance Services. Mr. North has a Bachelor of Science Degree from Fairfield University.