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- Signet Jewelers Limited

Virginia C. Drosos

Signet Jewelers Limited

Virginia Drosos is CEO and board member of Signet Jewelers, the world’s largest specialty retail jeweler. She is focused on delivering a world class digital-first, omnichannel experience to customers of Kay Jewelers, Zales, Jared The Galleria Of Jewelry, H.Samuel, Ernest Jones, Peoples and Piercing Pagoda. Virginia has over 30 years of executive leadership experience in the consumer goods, personal care and healthcare industries. She has been at the forefront of globalizing, mass market ecommerce retail while reinventing product categories and turning around billion-dollar brands. She previously served as president & CEO of Assurex Health and group president at Procter & Gamble. She is on the board of American Financial Group, an insurance and investments company. In 2017, Virginia was named EY Entrepreneur of the Year and Women of the Year by the Cincinnati Regional Chamber of Commerce. She holds a BBA in Finance from the University of Georgia Terry School of Business and an MBA from The Wharton School.

Year appointed: 2017