Mike Koppel
Mike Koppel
“In today’s rapidly changing environment, we are uniquely positioned to serve customers through multiple touchpoints -- whether it’s in-store or online, full-price or off-price.” - Mike Koppel

Together with the executive team and by focusing on the customer experience in store and online, Mike and his team have improved short- and long-term operating performance, strengthened fundamentals, increased free cash flow and gained market share. Mike has served as chief financial officer of Nordstrom since 2001 supporting all facets of the company’s financial operations including reporting, investor relations, treasury, tax, internal audit, real estate, risk management, strategic sourcing and Nordstrom bank and credit. Mike is a key advisor for strategic investments and acquisitions made by Nordstrom, including HauteLook and Trunk Club and Mike has supported and helped guide the company through several significant periods of expansion, growth and investment.

Mike joined Nordstrom in 1999 as Corporate Controller and Principal Accounting Officer. He has more than 25 years of experience in accounting, financial planning and operations in the retail industry. Mike has served in a variety of finance roles at several organizations including May Department Stores and its subsidiaries. He was Chief Operating Officer of CML Group, a specialty retail holding company, and Chief Financial Officer of specialty retailer Lids Corporation, from 1997 through 1998.

Mike is a graduate of the University of Connecticut. He is a member of the Board of Directors of Cambia Health Solutions, a total health solutions company. He also serves on the board of the University of Connecticut Foundation.