Foot Locker Inc.
Vlad Estiverne is currently Vice President, Head of Global Corporate Development and Strategic Investments at Foot Locker, Inc., a leading global Footwear and Apparel consumer company with digital and physical presences across North America, Europe, and Asia-Pacific. Vlad is responsible for investing broadly in consumer and marketplace companies, as well as portfolio development on behalf of Foot Locker, Inc. He also leads the LP investing initiative for the company.
Prior to his current position, Vlad held a number of leadership roles at Foot Locker. Most recently he was Sr. Director on the Product and Marketing Strategy team for North America. Before that, Vlad had multiple Business Development roles, including managing Foot Locker’s partner businesses in the Middle East and Asia. Vlad also spent some time at Lehman Brothers and at Barclays Capital.
Education, Personal, and Fellowship
Vlad holds a BA in Economics and Sociology from Manhattanville College and an MBA from The Wharton School at The University of Pennsylvania.
Vlad serves as a board member for The Opportunity Agenda, a social justice communication lab that collaborates with social justice leaders to move hearts and minds, driving lasting policy and culture change. Their work is intersectional and currently organized across three primary issues – criminal justice, immigration, and economic opportunity.
Vlad currently resides in New York with his wife Lori and two sons, Weston and Walker. Vlad is an active angel investor and advisor to several emerging companies and funds. In his spare time, Vlad enjoys running, golf, and biking with his family.
Vlad, mentored by Chris Lyons of Class 19, is a member of Class 26 serving at Foot Locker Inc.