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Richard Maicki

Managing Director

Richard (Rick) Maicki is a managing director in BRG Corporate Finance specializing in performance improvement.

He has more than twenty-five years of business experience, with approximately fifteen years of consulting experience plus direct management roles within industry. He has extensive experience leading and advising Fortune 100 companies, with a focus on retail and consumer products companies.

Mr. Maicki has managed numerous retail performance improvement assignments in a wide variety of channels. He has implemented strategic and operational change by improving key performance levers and identifying savings opportunities. In these roles, he has focused on driving tangible bottom-line results supported by the process and organizational changes to sustain the improved performance.

Mr. Maicki has managed global supply chain network design and implementation; driven improvements in distribution and logistics, category/merchandise management, product development, and store operations; and led SGA cost-reduction initiatives. He also has served in interim management roles to help directly drive transformational improvements.

Before joining BRG, Mr. Maicki worked at a turnaround consulting firm for four years in the Retail Performance Improvement practice. Prior to that, he held industry positions with an American specialty retailer of crafts and fabrics and a home video and video game rental shop company, where in various roles he led strategy, distribution/logistics, and procurement function. He also gained valuable experience in creating and launching startup retail companies. He started his career in the retail practice of a major strategy and operations consulting firm.

Employment History

Retail Performance Improvement

Jo-Ann Stores

Hollywood Video

A.T. Kearney

Areas of Expertise


Northwestern University, J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management
MBA, Strategy and Operations Marketing

University of Michigan
BSE, Electrical Engineering