Paul Jones, LPC has been named vice president, North America, asset protection at Ralph Lauren. Jones is a seasoned and trusted veteran within the retail asset protection industry, having held a range of leadership experiences spanning both the retail side of the business and as an industry solution provider. For more than three decades he has built an impressive track record of strategic and operational accomplishments working for retailers ranging from Mervyn’s and Limited Brands to eBay and CKE Restaurants, advocating for the industry as a solution provider, and also formerly serving as vice president of loss prevention with the Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA).
Jones has also served as vice chairman of the Loss Prevention Foundation, chairman of the advisory board for the National Association for Shoplifting Prevention (NASP), member of the board of advisors for the Loss Prevention Research Council (LPRC), and as a member of the Loss Prevention Magazine Editorial Board.
“I am excited and honored to join such an iconic company,” Jones says. “They have a well-respected team of asset protection professionals and I can’t wait to join them.”