Mortimer Singer is President & CEO of Traub and Managing Partner of Traub Capital. Traub (formerly, Marvin Traub Associates) is a global management consulting and business development firm focused on the premium fashion retail industry. Throughout his career, Mortimer has been an innovative, sought-after executive in the retail and consumer branches of the fashion industry. He has advised global companies in retail and distribution strategies, operations, and mergers and acquisitions.
Traub Capital is the specialized private equity investment group of Traub, with a focus on investments in the consumer and retail sector. As Managing Partner, Mortimer works with closely with owners, entrepreneurs, and company management to build leading heritage brands into global consumer platforms. Mortimer is also the Co-founder and Chairman of Orchard Mile, a luxury fashion online retailer. Its online shopping platform that gives shoppers direct access to their favorite brands and boutiques.
In addition to his Chairmanship of Orchard Mile, Mortimer is the Co-founder and former Chairman of Pin Down Bladder Cancer, a charity whose mission was to create awareness and raise funds for the Memorial Sloan Kettering Bladder Cancer Research Fund and the MD Anderson Cancer Center. He also serves as Vice Chairman on the Board of Trustees of Parsons School of Design, a private art and design college that is one of the five colleges of The New School, and as Vice Chairman of the French Institute Alliance Française (fi:af) in New York.
In 2009, Mortimer co-authored ‘To India With Love: From New York To Mumbai’ in support of the Taj Public Service Welfare Trust, a charity benefiting the victims and families of the 2008 Mumbai attacks.
Mortimer holds a bachelor of arts degree from the University of Pennsylvania.