Hatteras Appoints Smith and Goodman

January 22, 2020

Yachting Journal

Hatteras | Cabo Yachts, LLC has named board member Gary Smith as Chief Executive Officer and Dave Goodman as Chief Financial Officer of Hatteras Yachts.

Smith, who has been advising the company as a board member, joins Hatteras’ management having most recently led the highly renewal and sale of Polartec LLC. Previously Smith served as President of Timberland’s Outdoor Group as well as being a partner at McKinsey & Co.

Goodman brings to Hatteras years of industry experience having previously served as CFO of yacht manufacturer The Hinckley Company. Having started his professional career at Pricewaterhouse Coopers, he also served as CFO of Christie’s International and VP of Sony Music Entertainment.

Smith succeeds Kelly Grindle who has resigned to pursue other opportunities after helping guide Hatteras through an important renewal phase.

Gary SmithMcKinsey & Co