Dave joined the Company in 2019 and is the president of MasterBrand Cabinets, Inc., Fortune Brands’ Cabinets segment.
Dave brings a wealth of global manufacturing, operations and commercial leadership experience to his role as president. He has a proven track record of executing complex business transformation strategies and delivering market growth while expanding profit margins and driving improved cash flow performance. His experience is especially fitting with the business’ more aggressive execution of its pivot plan in alignment with the market and consumer preferences.
Dave came to Fortune Brands from Myers Industries, Inc., an international manufacturer of packaging, storage and safety products and specialty molding, where he led the transformation of that business as president and chief executive officer. Prior to that, he was group president, Fluid Handling Technologies at Roper Technologies where he led a diverse portfolio of companies serving a wide array of end markets.
He began his business career with Danaher Corporation and held successive leadership roles culminating with his leadership of the Vehicle Systems business unit of Kollmorgen, based in Stockholm, Sweden. Dave also had an 11-year career in the U.S. Navy as a fighter pilot.
Dave holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from Princeton and an MBA from The University of Virginia Darden School of Business.