DHT appoints Jake Goldberg as new President/ CEO and Fred Depuy as Strategic Advisor, to lead and execute its growth strategy.
Diversified Heat Transfer (DHT) announced today that it has appointed Jake Goldberg as President and Chief Executive Officer effective immediately. Jake began his career at DHT in 1999 and has played an integral leadership role, helping to guide the company in achieving its long-term strategic goals, for more than a decade.
“I am excited about this new role and the future of the company. We have a very talented team at DHT that is focused on taking continued actions to transform the business, strengthening our product innovation pipeline, and unlocking future opportunities. I look forward to leading DHT to the next phase of growth within the industry. ”
Norman Goldberg and Ken Kaplan have led DHT for 34 years and will continue to be part of the day-to-day operations as Chairmen and Advisors.
DHT also announced it has appointed Fred Depuy as Strategic Advisor to its Chief Executive Officer and Board. As a seasoned CEO with over 25 years of leadership experience, 14 years as President/CEO of AERCO International, Inc., Fred values his team above all else. Driven by his passion for cultivating a strong work culture, Fred brings expertise in developing engineered solutions, establishing a customer-centric mindset and creating enterprise value. Fred’s role at DHT will be to provide advice and support in the areas of strategic opportunities, market, and competitive developments and to assist in the execution of DHT’s growth plan.
“We’re extremely excited and fortunate to have Fred join the DHT team,” Jake Goldberg said. “His extensive leadership experience and industry affiliations will undoubtedly be valuable assets as we enter the next stage of our growth plan.”
“DHT embodies the culture that I’m used to….people first and the desire to create an environment of continuous process improvement…all I have to do is help them make sure it’s sustainable….I’m really looking forward to this opportunity,” said Fred Depuy.