Meet Our CEO

Gerald Storch

Gerald Storch, known as Jerry, is CEO of Storch Advisors. He has more than three decades of experience in business leadership and management consulting.  He has always been an innovator.  By providing a fresh perspective on the challenges his clients face, he empowers others to pursue the path to success.

Professional Experience

Jerry Storch has been CEO and a top manager at multiple consumer and retail businesses.   Throughout his career, he has been a pioneer in ecommerce, understanding it at both a strategic and tactical level.

Most recently, Jerry was CEO of HBC, a global retail giant. HBC has holdings in a variety of brands and child companies, including Saks Fifth Avenue and Hudson's Bay Company.

Jerry was a long-term Chairman and CEO of Toys"R"Us. During his tenure, Jerry led a resurgence of the business and grew the company into a $13 billion global retailer. He expanded the company's eCommerce efforts and also cultivated international growth into China and around the world. In addition, he oversaw large-scale mergers and acquisitions of other companies, such as FAO Schwarz, eToys, and KB Toys.

Before joining Toys"R"Us, Jerry was the Vice Chairman of Target. While there, he founded and grew the company's eCommerce presence, target.com, which has ultimately become its essential competitive advantage. He also founded and ran the Target grocery business and the Target Financial Services "Red Card" loyalty and credit card. Jerry also oversaw Marshall Field's Department Stores, IT, and Target's supply chain.   He headed Target's strategy team for more than a decade.

Jerry was a Principal at McKinsey & Company and from 1982 to 1993, where he led consulting services for Fortune 500 companies. His consulting experience here included consumer goods and financial services.

Jerry Storch received a Master of Business Administration from Harvard Business School, a Juris Doctor from Harvard Law School, and a Bachelor of Arts from Harvard College. Currently, Mr. Storch is focused on Storch Advisors and is a member of the Board of Directors of Bristol Myers Squibb and Fanatics.

When you work with our business management team, you work with the best. Contact Jerry and his team to learn more about our consulting services. We serve clients around the world.