DHCA

Unit Split

DHC Acquisition Corp.

Sponsors: DHC Sponsor
Raised
$309M
CIK
1838163
Focus
Automotive, Consumer, Aerospace, Defense, FinTech, Technology, Software, Ecommerce
External link: SEC Filings

SPAC Team

Leadership

Christopher Gaertner, our Co-Chief Executive Officer and Chief Financial Officer, and a director of the company , is the Vice Chairman and Global Head of Technology Investment Banking at Rothschild & Co., a large investment bank, which he joined in May 2017. Previously, Mr. Gaertner was the Global Head of Corporate Finance Technology Investment Banking at Credit Suisse, a large investment bank, from 2012 to May 2017. Prior to that, he was the Global Head of Technology Investment Banking at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, a large investment bank, from 2005 to 2012. Mr. Gaertner received his B.S. from the United States Military Academy and his MBA from the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania. He also received his MSEE from Columbia University, and he is a CFA charterholder. Mr. Gaertner’s significant investment and financial expertise make him well qualified to serve as our Co-Chief Executive Officer and Chief Financial Officer, and a member of our board of directors.

Thomas Morgan, Jr., our Co-Chief Executive Officer , is the founder and Chief Executive Officer of Corps Capital Advisors LLC, an investment advisory firm, which he founded in July 2019. Previously, Mr. Morgan, Jr. served as a Managing Director at Morgan Stanley, a large investment bank, from 2009 to July 2019. Mr. Morgan received his B.S. from the United States Military Academy and his MBA from Harvard University. Mr. Morgan, Jr.’s significant investment and financial expertise make him well qualified to serve as our Co-Chief Executive Officer.

Joseph DePinto will serve as a director of the company following the completion of this offering. Mr. DePinto is the Chairman of the board of directors of Brinker International (NYSE: EAT), a multinational hospitality company, serving in this position since November 2013. He is President and Chief Executive Officer of 7-Eleven, Inc., a large multi-unit retail company, serving in this position since December 2005. Mr. DePinto currently serves on the board of directors of 7-Eleven, Inc. and 7 & i Holdings Co., Ltd. He also serves on the Boards of the Business Executives for National Security, the National Association of Convenience Stores, the UT Southwestern Medical Foundation and the Johnny Mac Soldiers Fund. Mr. DePinto received his B.S. from the United States Military Academy and his MBA from Kellogg School of Management. Mr. DePinto’s significant investment and financial expertise make him well qualified to serve as a member of our board of directors.

Richard Dauch will serve as a director of the company following the completion of this offering. Mr. Dauch is the former Chief Executive Officer of Delphi Technologies plc, a large multi-national auto parts company, serving in this position from January 2019 to October 2020. Mr. Dauch is a Special Advisor to BorgWarner, Inc. (NYSE: BWA), an automobile parts manufacturer, and has served in this role since October 2020. Mr. Dauch is a director of The SHYFT Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SHYF), a specialty vehicle manufacturer, and has served in this capacity since 2010. Previously, Mr. Dauch served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Accuride Corporation (NYSE: ACW), a global automotive and commercial vehicle supplier from February 2011 to January 2019. Mr. Dauch received his B.S. from the United States Military Academy and his MSEM from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Mr. Dauch’s significant investment and financial expertise make him well qualified to serve as a member of our board of directors.

Kathleen Hildreth will serve as a director of the company following the completion of this offering. Ms. Hildreth is the Managing Director & Principal of M1 Support Services, L.P., a large government contractor focusing on military aircraft, which she co-founded in 2003. Prior to founding M1 Support Services, L.P., from 2001 to 2003 Ms. Hildreth served as Vice President Business Development for DynCorp International, a large military contractor. Ms. Hildreth received her B.S. from the United States Military Academy and her M.Ed. from Georgia Southern University. Ms. Hildreth’s significant investment and financial expertise make her well qualified to serve as a member of our board of directors.