Richard A. Baker is a businessperson who founded NRDC Real Estate Advisors LLC and NRDC Equity Partners LLC and who has been at the head of 10 different companies.
He is Non-Executive Chairman at Retail Opportunity Investments Corp., Executive Chairman & Governor at Hudson's Bay Co., Chairman of Lord & Taylor LLC and Chairman & Chief Executive Officer at Hudson's Bay Trading Co. (both are subsidiaries of Hudson's Bay Co.), Managing Director at NRDC L&T B LLC and President at Fortunoff Card Co. LLC. Richard A. Baker is also on the board of Maple Leaf Heritage Investments ULC, M. Fortunoff of Westbury Corp., True North Retail Investments I, Inc. and Regional Construction Corp. and Manager of NRDC Capital Management LLC.
In his past career Richard A. Baker was Founding Partner, President & CEO at NRDC Equity Partners LLC and President & Chief Executive Officer for NRDC Real Estate Advisors LLC (a subsidiary of NRDC Equity Partners LLC), President & Chief Operating Officer of National Realty & Development Corp. and Chairman at Lord & Taylor Holdings LLC.
Mr. Baker received an undergraduate degree from Cornell University.