Stacey Widlitz


SW Retail Advisors

Stacey Widlitz, is a leading consumer expert with more than 20 years’ experience advising institutional investors and select corporates. A former Wall Street Executive turned Entrepreneur, Stacey is the Founder and Chief International Store Hunter of SW Retail Advisors, a data driven Independent Research Firm covering North America and Europe. Also known as The Duchess of Retail, Stacey is a frequent on-air Contributor, an active Angel Investor, Board Member, Speaker and Forbes Contributor. She spent a decade as a CNBC TV Retail Analyst and is a recognized top influencer in the industry. Stacey is also a Co-Founder of DealmakeHers, a by invitation network of leading female dealmakers who are shaping the future of retail. She was recognized by WWD as one top 25 most inspirational women leaders of 2022.