Marc Rosen

Marc Rosen

BBA '90
Chief Executive Officer,
Career Background

Marc Rosen is the chief executive officer of JCPenney. Marc is focused on leading transformational growth through the next era of the business and strengthening omnichannel capabilities to deliver a seamless shopping experience for customers however they choose to shop.

Marc has over 25 years of retail and e-commerce experience having previously served as executive vice president and president of Levi Strauss Americas at Levi Strauss & Co., leading commercial operations for Levi's®, Dockers®, Signature by Levi by Levi Strauss & Co.TM, and Denizen® brands across all channels. As leader of the company's Digital Enterprise Office, he drove the digital strategy for one of the world's largest brand-name apparel companies.

During his tenure at Levi Strauss & Co., Marc held executive-level roles overseeing their direct-to-consumer business. In this position, he was responsible for leading the company's global e-commerce and retail businesses, including 3,000 stores, resulting in transformational growth. Prior to Levi Strauss & Co., Marc spent 14 years at Walmart Inc. in a variety of senior leadership functions, ultimately serving as senior vice president of global e-commerce. He began his career at Ernst & Young, providing strategic retail advisory services.

Marc holds a bachelor's degree from the University of Michigan and earned his master's degree in business administration from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. He serves on the board of directors for Inspire Brands, a multi-brand global restaurant company.