People Moves: November 2017
Rachel Platt to Ankura Consulting; John Gabrielli to Abercrombie & Fitch Co.; Jennifer Cybul to Bennett Thrasher LLP.
Ankura Consulting named Rachel Platt as a senior managing director and chief human resources officer. Platt joins the company’s leadership team with HR experience in diverse corporate situations including fast growth, turnarounds, private equity and professional services firms. She is based out of the company’s HQ in Washington, D.C.
Abercrombie & Fitch Co. named John Gabrielli as chief human resources officer. This is a newly created position and Gabrielli’s promotion emphasizes the importance the retailer places on human resources as a critical strategic partner in the company. Gabrielli has been senior VP of HR since January 2015 and has been with the company since 2007.
Public accounting and consulting firm Bennett Thrasher LLP named Jennifer Cybul as chief human resources officer. Cybul joins Bennett Thrasher after 12 years at the legal outsourcing firm DTI, where she served as VP of HR and was part of a professional services firm that grew from 950 employees to nearly 7,000 employees.