Foot Locker has announced the appointment of Andrew E. Page as CFO and executive VP, effective April 12, 2021.
Page will join the retailer from Advance Auto Parts, where he served as senior VP chief accounting officer and controller, bringing nearly 30 years of finance and accounting experience in retail, athletic footwear and apparel, and other industries with him.
His appointment follows the company’s previous announcement that Lauren B. Peters would retire from Foot Locker.
Previously, Page served as senior VP and chief accounting officer at Under Armour where he managed all accounting functions globally.
Earlier in his career, Page held finance roles at FTI Consulting, AES Corporation, General Electric’s consumer and industrial division, and Discovery Communications after beginning his career in public accounting working at both Ernst & Young and PricewaterhouseCoopers.
Page will report directly to Richard Johnson, chairman and CEO and will oversee Foot Locker’s accounting, financial planning and analysis, investor relations, treasury, tax, internal audit, and risk management functions.
Commenting on his new role, Page said: “I am thrilled to join this incredible team with a proud history at such a pivotal time. I look forward to working closely with Dick and the rest of Foot Locker’s leadership team to help shape the Company’s future in our next stage of growth.
“Together, we are committed to leading a bold agenda that creates meaningful customer experiences and delivers value for shareholders and all stakeholders.”
Page holds a master of business administration from Georgetown University and a bachelor of business administration in accounting from Eastern Kentucky University, he is also a certified public accountant.