Lease-to-own retailer Aaron’s, Inc., which specializes in residential furniture, consumer electronics, home appliances and accessories, has announced that it appointed Robert Kamerschen senior vp and general counsel. His new responsibilities include managing all legal and governmental affairs for Aaron’s, including employment law, regulatory matters, intellectual property, litigation, vendor relationships, financings, acquisitions and related matters, the company stated.
Kamerschen will report directly to chairman, president and CEO Ronald Allen. Before joining Aaron’s, Kamerschen served as U.S. chief counsel, senior vp and chief compliance officer at Equifax.
“Robbie has a lengthy career in corporate governance and has been recognized as one of Georgia’s leading attorneys,” Allen noted in a statement on Kamerschen’s appointment. “We’re confident that his extensive experience in corporate legal counsel and regulatory affairs will be a tremendous asset to Aaron’s.”