Senior Vice President & Chief Information Officer Talbots
Jaap van Riel is Senior Vice President & Chief Information Officer (CIO) at Talbots. In this role Jaap leads all aspects of Information Technology for the organization and he is driving the Digital Transformation and Data Transformation strategies.
Prior to joining Talbots, Jaap was leading the global Business Transformation at Tiffany & Co, delivering Unified Commerce solutions for aTiffany customers as well as modernizing the global technology landscape. Jaap held various other IT Leadership and Transformation roles at Avon and Wrigley. Jaap has extended international experience. He lived and worked in 6 different countries and led teams across 5 continents. Earlier in his career Jaap worked at Deloitte Consulting both in Europe and the United States.
Jaap holds an Executive Master in Business Administration from the Australian Graduate School of Management, as well as a Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering.