Priya Buening

Priya Buening
VP/GM, US Ecommerce
Levi Strauss & Co.
Priya Buening is a global retail executive with 15+ years of experience in consumer/retail/ecommerce. In her current role at Levi Strauss & Company, Priya leads the US ecommerce business as a GM, managing marketing, site merchandising, analytics, distribution, customer service and digital consumer experience. Over seven years at the company, Priya has held senior leadership roles across strategy, business development, international markets, customer experience and operations/customer success. Prior to Levi's, Priya spent eight years with Bain & Company where she partnered with multi-channel retailers, online pureplays and private-equity owned consumer brands. Priya is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania and holds an MBA from Harvard Business School.

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January 17
2:00 pm2:30 pm
Javits North Level 4, Elastic Path Stage
Returns have created a massive headache for retail companies across multiple verticals.  In 2021 the average retailer saw $166 million in returns for every $1 billion in sales, according to NRF.  With rising shipping and labor costs making the returns process more expensive than ever before, companies are exploring a myriad of strategies – including walking away from free online returns. Join us… Read more