Meet the Team

HDT has built a team of experienced industry leaders and visionaries focused on the engineering, design, manufacturing, and delivery of cutting-edge solutions to meet and exceed customer expectations for mission success.

Board of Directors

Kim G. Davis
Managing Director and Co-Chairman
Charlesbank Capital Partners

Samuel P. Bartlett
Managing Director
Charlesbank Capital Partners

Joshua A. Klevens
Managing Director
Charlesbank Capital Partners


Frederick M. Strader
Retired CEO
United Industrial Corporation

Hon. John J. Young, Jr
JY Strategies, LLC

David Yu
Executive Vice President
Goldman Sachs BDC, Inc

Vincent Buffa
President and CEO
HDT Global

Management Team

Vincent Buffa
President and CEO

Jim DiSanto
Chief Financial Officer

Dr. Carl Pates
Senior Vice President of Engineering and Chief Technical Officer
Interim Senior Vice President of Operations

Greg Miller
Senior Vice President of Marketing and Strategy

Michael J. Silvestro
Senior Vice President of Defense Sales

Rita Thomas
Senior Vice President and General Counsel

Don Myers
President, Berg Companies, Inc.

Todd Nelson
Vice President and CIO

Veronica Kennard Gilbert
Vice President Human Resources

Dr. Thomas Van Doren
Vice President of Blade Works