David Gilbert joined HZO in May 2018 as SVP, Human Resources and leads the HR function on a global basis, encompassing Talent, Rewards, People Operations and Internal Communications. David is an accomplished HR leader with 30+ years of global HR experience, having held executive roles at top-tier firms including Levi Strauss, Sony BMG (now Sony Music), and Under Armour. He has lived and worked in Taipei, Manila, Singapore, Hong Kong, Tokyo, and London. David earned a B.A. in English from Oberlin College and an M.A. in Education from Brown University. In addition, he was a Merit Scholar at National Taiwan Normal University, where he studied Mandarin Chinese.