Indianapolis — hhgregg has appointed Robert Riesbeck chief financial officer, effective Sept. 15.
Riesbeck, formerly operations executive and group chief financial officer at Sun Capital Partners, a private equity group, succeeds Jeremy Aguilar, who joined Sports Authority earlier this year.
Aguilar’s post was filled on an interim basis by finance senior VP Andy Geisler.
“We are excited to add Bob’s extensive financial experience to our executive team,” said hhgregg president/CEO Dennis May. “As we continue to transform the company and work toward the goal of becoming a national retailer, Bob’s experience in financial and operations management in the retail industry make him the perfect fit.”
Before joining Sun Capital, Riesbeck was chief financial officer of Marsh Supermarkets, a Sun Capital portfolio company. Prior to that, he held the same position at American Golf Corp. and at various business units of Nike.