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February 1, 2011

Gap announced that Marka Hansen president of Gap North America, has resigned, effective Feb. 4.

SAN FRANCISCO -- Gap announced that Marka Hansen president of Gap North America, has resigned, effective Feb. 4.

According to Glenn Murphy, Gap chairman and CEO, the decision to change leadership was mutual.

“After several conversations, Marka and I agreed this was the right time for a change in the organization in order to take Gap brand to a new level,” he said.

The apparel retailer said it has identified an internal successor to Hansen, who will be announced in the next day.