The Wheel Group Names Dave Albert CEO

The Wheel Group Names Dave Albert CEO

Current CEO David Williams will be shifting to a director of strategy and business development role.

The Wheel Group board of directors announced the appointment of Dave Albert as incoming CEO. Albert brings broad cross functional and business leadership experience and a proven track record of quickly building organizational trust, clarity of strategy, and aligned execution that will deliver steady long-term growth to The Wheel Group brands, the company said.

Current CEO David Williams will be shifting to a director of strategy and business development role.

“With the continued growth of The Wheel Group brands, adding Dave Albert to the team is a move to capitalize on our strong momentum ten-fold,” said The Wheel Group Executive Chairman Wade Kawasaki. “Dave’s rich background of experience at world-class companies and proven strategic leadership will be an outstanding addition to our team.”

Albert most recently served as president of Spectrum Brands’ Home and Personal Care Appliances Division, a global provider of home and personal care appliances selling under brands such as Black & Decker, Remington, George Foreman and Russell Hobbs.

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