Dave Hatch

“Our goal is to build long-term, trusting relationships with entrepreneurs, management teams and investors. We do this by providing honest feedback and advice, even at the risk of short-term gain, along with a relentless focus on outperforming expectations through hard work and best-in-class process execution.”

Dave Hatch

Managing Director :: Head of Supply Chain & Logistics


  • University of Notre Dame, B.A. in Finance (Accounting Minor) Magna Cum Laude
  • Duke University, The Fuqua School of Business, MBA

Professional Credentials

  • FINRA – Licensed Professional

Dave serves as a Managing Director and Head of Intrepid’s Supply Chain & Logistics group. He has 20+ years of experience providing middle market companies with M&A advisory support and other capital markets solutions.

For more than a decade, Dave has focused exclusively on the transportation and logistics sector, where he has advised businesses across a broad range of sectors, including freight management, global freight, intermodal/drayage, and other specialized logistics.

Leveraging his deep transaction experience and regular dialogue with key industry constituents, Dave brings an in-depth knowledge of key market trends as well as the investment criteria and process behavior of strategic and financial buyers.

Prior to joining Intrepid, he served as co-head of William Blair’s Transportation and Logistics practice and also led the Transportation and Logistics practice at Piper Sandler, where he spent 15+ years after joining as an associate in 2007.

Dave is based in Charlotte, where he lives with his wife and three children. As a native Midwesterner, he takes full advantage of North Carolina’s mild winters by playing golf during the limited chances his schedule provides. He also enjoys coaching and watching his children’s soccer and basketball teams and cheering on his beloved Fighting Irish