Jens Steininger

Basic

Employee, VP Market Director, TJX EUROPE / TKmaxx GmbH & Co.KG

London, United Kingdom

Skills

Highly commercial
versatile and creative individual with a strong feel for product
international market knowledge and strong communication skills. Having worked for leading global brands in key positions with great success and having shown a track record of achieving sustained revenue and profit objectives.

Timeline

Professional experience for Jens Steininger

  • Current 6 years and 8 months, since Feb 2015

    VP Market Director

    TJX EUROPE / TKmaxx GmbH & Co.KG

  • 5 years and 9 months, May 2009 - Jan 2015

    AVP DMM Menswear

    TJX EUROPE / TKmaxx GmbH & Co.KG

  • 2 years and 6 months, Oct 2006 - Mar 2009

    Apparel Business Director Europe

    The Walt Disney Company

    Set and executed strategic direction for Disney Apparel by developing long-term growth strategies against consumer segments, franchises and non-character business including expansion of Disney’s business within Key Accounts such as H&M, C&A, Carrefour and ASDA.

  • 1 year and 7 months, Sep 2004 - Mar 2006

    Apparel Merchandise Director Europe

    Timberland

    Established, led and managed the European merchandising process and set overall Apparel strategies. Defined and drove seasonal European Go-To-Market and Key Account strategies for retailers including John Lewis, House of Fraser, Karstadt, Peek & Cloppenburg, El Corte Ingles and Quelle.

  • 3 years, Oct 2001 - Sep 2004

    Senior Product Line Manager Sport and Lifestyle

    Puma

    Led and drove the International Product Line Management process and development of range concepts including distribution strategy and product flow. Managed and executed strategic projects such as collaborations with Serena Williams and Neill Barrett. Worked closely with Key Accounts as Intersport, Decathlon, Footlocker and JD.

  • 4 years and 7 months, Mar 1997 - Sep 2001

    Buyer and Product Development Manager Sport & Fashion

    Sport Scheck

    Bought Street- and Club-Wear brands for mail order and retail stores. Developed seasonal own brand offer for all relevant Apparel departments. Traveled to main markets including Turkey and Hong Kong.

Educational background for Jens Steininger

  • 1994 - 1997

    Expert of Trade

    Academy of Trade

Languages

  • English

    Fluent

  • German

    First language

  • French

    Intermediate

  • Italian

    Basic

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