David Duckhorn is the new CFO for Nadalié USA in the Napa Valley.

According to the cooperage firm, Duckhorn worked previously for 12 years in Shanghai, most recently as CEO for the EVE F&B Group as well as consulting on three winery projects in western China.

The announcement by the first French cooperage in America added that the Napa Valley native has participated in “all aspects of his family’s winery, Duckhorn Vineyards.”

Duckhorn received a Bachelor of Science degree in agricultural finance at Fresno State University and a master's degree in business administration from the University of California, Berkeley.

“The amount of experience, knowledge, and passion that David brings to the company can’t be overstated,” said Vincent Nadalié, president of the Napa Valley firm. “Things seem to have come full circle, and I look forward to a continued friendship and successful professional partnership for many years to come.”