Timothy Schifter is a Senior Advisor to Blackstone, focusing on the apparel, accessories, and footwear industries globally.
Prior to his appointment as a Senior Advisor, Mr. Schifter was a consultant to the firm from May 2012 to May 2013 and has participated in the firm’s analysis of a number of investment opportunities in the fashion, apparel and luxury industries. Before joining Blackstone, Mr. Schifter was Chief Executive Officer of Schifter + Partners LLC and prior to that he was Chief Executive Officer and co-owner of LeSportsac, Inc.
Mr. Schifter graduated with a BA degree from Pitzer College. Mr. Schifter serves as Executive Chairman of the Board of Directors of J.W. Hulme Co and as a member of the Board of Directors of Serena & Lily as well as R.G. Barry.