Gerald W. Evans, Jr., Retired Chief Executive Officer, Hanesbrands Inc.

Gerald Evans served as chief executive officer of Hanesbrands Inc., from October 2016 until his retirement in August 2020. Previously, he served as chief operating officer of Hanesbrands from 2013 until 2016 and as co-chief operating officer from 2011 until 2013. He served as co-operating officer, president international of Hanesbrands from 2010 until 2011. Mr. Evans served as president of Hanesbrands’ international business and global supply chain from 2009 until 2010 and served as president of global supply chain and Asia business development from 2008 until 2009. He served as executive vice present, chief supply chain officer from 2006 until 2008. Prior to that, he spent more than 20 years in various leadership positions at Sara Lee Corporation.

Evans served as a director of Hanesbrands Inc. from October 2016 to August 2020.

He holds a Bachelor of Science in marketing and a Master of Business Administration from the University of South Carolina.

Evans has been a Valvoline director since December 2019.

Member of the Compensation Committee
Member of the Governance and Nominating Committee

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