Finance director of Bed Bath & Beyond perishes after falling.

According to police, Gustavo Arnal, 52, jumped off the "Jenga" tower in Manhattan on Friday.

During the epidemic in May 2020, Mr. Arnal joined the business. 

He had previously worked for Procter & Gamble and the cosmetics company Avon.

The US big-box business has recently announced shop closings

And employment cutbacks due to financial difficulties.

The company's shares have been erratic, and they are thought of as "meme" stocks that are influenced by social media chatter.

Harriet Edelman, Independent Chair of the Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. 

 Board of Directors, expressed how very grieved "the whole Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. business is by this devastating loss."

"Gustavo will be remembered for his leadership, talent, and care of our Company by everyone with whom he worked.