Abercrombie & Fitch Co. announced the appointment of Michael Lopez as its Senior Vice President, Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG). In this newly created role, Mr. Lopez is responsible for leading Abercrombie & Fitch Co.'s sustainability, community giving, and inclusion and diversity functions as the company looks to broaden these ongoing efforts and embed the ESG strategy into its business operations. Mr. Lopez joins Abercrombie & Fitch Co. from Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE), a global, edge-to-cloud Platform-as-a-Service company, where he served as its Chief Diversity Officer. In that role, he was responsible for diversifying the workforce and driving strategies that fostered an inclusive experience for HPE employees. Throughout his career, Mr. Lopez has held various leadership positions in inclusion and diversity, government relations, public affairs, international relations and human resources across companies such as Goldman Sachs, Jefferies & Company and Alcoa. Mr. Lopez is also an active member of the Human Rights Campaign and serves on the organization's business advisory council. In his new position, Mr. Lopez will be a member of Abercrombie & Fitch Co.'s Executive Steering Committee and will report directly to Chief Human Resources Officer Holly May.