Dave was appointed to Vice President and Managing Director, Asia Pacific in April 2016, and currently resides in Melbourne, Australia. Prior to this appointment, he served as the General Manager Spectrum Brands Canada, where he turned the hardware (HHI) business around and successfully integrated all of the Spectrum businesses under one regional structure. Dave has a broad functional background holding leadership roles in Marketing, Business Development, Sourcing, Operations and Finance at Stanley Black & Decker, General Electric and Zenith Electronics.
Dave earned a Bachelor’s in Economics and Business from Westmont College and a Master’s of Business Administration from Thunderbird, the American Graduate School of International Business. He has also served on the Board of Directors for Habitat for Humanity of Orange County.
His wife Yvonne and Daughter Madison live with him in Australia and his two sons Josh and Hudson attend University back in the US.