Skip to content
Subscriber Only
Business
Pursuits

Abercrombie Investor Nominates Directors in Board Fight

Abercrombie & Fitch Co. investor Engaged Capital LLC, which has pushed for the clothing maker to consider putting itself up for sale, nominated five directors to the board, saying the company needs a new strategy.

The proposed board members include the former chief executive officers of Specialty Retail Group, David’s Bridal and Bath & Body Works, as well as former J.C. Penney Co. executive Michael Kramer and Engaged Chief Investment Officer Glenn Welling, according to a statement today.