Eric C. Hugel has been named as the new Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Americraft Marine Group, the US-based maritime subsidiary of Libra Group. Hugel, with over 30 years of experience in leadership roles in the private and public sectors, was most recently Co-CEO and CFO of Hugel Corporation, a family-owned company. He has also been on the board of directors of IEH Corporation as well as serving as the chair of its Audit Committee.
Hugel has extensive experience in investment research across industries such as aerospace, defense, and general industrial sectors as well as a background in auditing and corporate lending positions. The appointment comes as Americraft Marine continues to increase its investments in its St. Johns Ship Building, Inc. in Palatka, Florida.