Shawn Curran is Executive Vice President of Global Supply Chain and Product Operations at Gap Inc.
Shawn manages the Global Supply Chain’s end-to-end process, and leads the product-to-market model for each of its brands. Specifically, Shawn is responsible for leading the company’s global logistics omni-channel operations, sourcing and production, inventory optimization, product operations, and strategy. These functions serve both on-line customers and more than 3,300 company-owned stores, along with 400 franchise stores. The Global Supply Chain & Product Operations division is comprised of more than 8,000 employees around the world and supports Gap Inc.’s five brands – Gap, Old Navy, Banana Republic, Athleta and Intermix.
With more than 29 years at Gap Inc., Shawn has an established track record of driving transformative change resulting in year-over-year cost savings and improved customer experience. Over the years, Shawn has progressed through positions of increasing responsibility to include Industrial Engineering, Distribution Center Operations, Brand Management, North American Transportation, and Global Logistics. Prior to working at Gap Inc, Shawn worked as a Manufacturing Engineer for Texas Instruments in their Defensive Systems Electronics Group in Dallas, Texas.
Shawn currently services as Chair of the Retail Industry Leader’s Council, served as past president of the Tri-State Chapter of the Materials Handling Management Society and was also a founding member and vice chair of the Northern Kentucky Business Leadership Network. He holds an MBA from Xavier University and a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Dayton.