Mike Shaffer is Executive Vice President, Chief Operating & Financial Officer for PVH. Mike has been with PVH for over 25 years and has played an instrumental role in shaping the strategic direction of the company through the large-scale acquisitions of Tommy Hilfiger in 2010 and Warnaco in 2013. Mike has been critical in driving financial growth for PVH, as he has identified and captured significant opportunities to expand our brands and businesses across various geographies, channels of distribution and product categories. Mike has spearheaded PVH’s ongoing infrastructure investments and initiatives to support PVH’s global growth. He has also played a key role in implementing the company’s digital strategy and driving digital investments, with a more integrated focus around building out the omni-channel capabilities from leveraging data insights, to planning tools to supply chain initiatives and in-store/online consumer experiences. As PVH has expanded into one of the world’s largest apparel companies, Mike has been committed to leading change through our commitment to corporate responsibility.
Mike joined PVH in 1990 as a Financial Budget Manager and has held numerous positions in the wholesale and retail divisions of PVH, including Director of Accounting Operations, Division Controller, Vice President and Controller, Senior Vice President of Retail Operations, and Executive Vice President of Finance. In 2006, Mike was named Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer before being promoted to his current role.
Prior to joining PVH, Mike served as a Senior Auditor at Deloitte & Touche. He has more than 25 years of diverse financial management and executive leadership experience in the apparel and financial industries. Mike has been on the Board of Directors at Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc. since May 2014. He graduated from George Washington University with a bachelor’s degree in accounting and is a Certified Public Accountant.
Mike received the Commitment to Inclusion Award from the Runway of Dreams Foundation in 2019. In 2018, he was honored as a Retail Innovator at the Retail Innovation Conference in New York.