Chief Financial Officer
Bill Wafford was named Chief Financial Officer (“CFO”), Qurate Retail GroupSM in March 2023. In the role of CFO, Bill has oversight of all of Qurate Retail Group global financial activities, including Tax, Corporate Finance, Internal Audit, Financial Communications, and Financial Planning for all markets and brand units.
Bill has more than 25 years of experience in corporate finance, management consulting and executive leadership across retail, consumer goods and digital commerce businesses. He has deep expertise in large global transformation efforts, leveraging an insights-driven and disciplined financial approach.
Most recently, Bill served as Chief Financial Officer at Everlane, a digitally-native apparel brand, where he supported capital activities, oversaw plan refinement including retail store expansion, and acted as a strategic partner to scale the company and increase profit margins. Prior to Everlane, he served as Chief Financial Officer for retail companies such as JCPenney and The Vitamin Shoppe. He also previously served as Partner in the advisory practice group at KPMG, after holding various executive finance roles with Walgreens Boots Alliance and Target.
Bill is a Board member and Audit Committee Chairman of Jushi Holdings Inc. He earned his bachelor’s degree from University of California, Riverside and his MBA from the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University.
Qurate Retail Group Releases Third Annual Corporate Responsibility Report
September 14, 2023: 2022 progress included a 26% reduction in Scope 1 and 2 emissions, surpassed total charitable giving goals three years early ($114M since 2020) and added traceability audits to enhance supply chain visibility