Dura Automotive Systems Inc., parent of RV industry supplier firms Atwood Mobile Products and Excel, has hired David R. Bovee to be its new CFO effective Wednesday (Jan. 10).

Bovee, currently Dura’s vice president of business development, will replace William F. Ohrt, whose resignation takes effect Wednesday.

Bovee was vice president and CFO of predecessor firm Dura Mechanical Components Inc. from 1990 until 1997, when he took on the business development role.

In his business development role, Bovee participated in Dura’s acquisition in 1999 of Excel, which earlier had purchased Atwood Mobile Products.