David J. Karch
David J. Karch joined The Hain Celestial Group as Chief Transformation Officer in January 2020, and was named Chief Operating Officer December 2021. He has broad international experience leading growth initiatives and opening new markets and is currently directing the supply chain operations and productivity efforts under CEO, Mark Schiller.
Prior to joining Hain Celestial, Karch was the Chief Operating Officer of C&D Technologies, a provider of battery powered solutions.
Before C&D Technologies, Karch served in roles of increasing responsibility at HARMAN International, a provider of connected technologies for automotive, consumer, and enterprise markets. He has a unique combination of operations, manufacturing execution, and business transformation experience for regions and operating units ranging from $1 billion to nearly $8 billion in revenue.
Karch received an MBA from the University of Akron, and a graduate degree and bachelor’s degree from Lehigh University.