David Torma
Vice President, Global Supply Chain and Logistics
Claire's Stores
David Torma is the vice president, global supply chain and logistics, for Claire's Stores Inc., an American retailer of accessories and jewelry primarily aimed toward girls and young women, founded in 1961, and based in Hoffman Estates, Illinois, a suburb of Chicago. He has an extensive background in logistics and transportation and has led numerous consulting projects focused on transportation procurement, network optimization, and efficient market design. Past companies include Baxter Healthcare, Sears Holdings, and JohnsonDiversey. Torma is a retired US Navy Captain and is currently on the board of the National Museum of the American Sailor Foundation, supporting the National Museum of the American Sailor at Naval Station Great Lakes, Illinois. He is a graduate of the United States Merchant Marine Academy with a master’s degree from the J. L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University.