Larry Armstrong

...Career at a Glance

Mr. Armstrong has over 35 years of senior management experience in both the public and private sectors. He has had an outstanding career of achievement in setting and reaching the goals of the organization he has worked with and led.

In his leadership positions within both government, and in Atlantic Canada's private sector as part of the senior management team of one of the world's leading enterprises, Larry has succeeded in competing in international markets, bringing a global view to business and economic development especially in the context of Atlantic Canada.

He is results oriented and brings with him a high degree of valuable experience to the consulting assignments in which he is engaged.

In the above capacities he has traveled extensively in Europe, Asia and the US leading in or participation in trade missions, marketing assignments as well as technical evaluations.

Larry has served as Chairman of Enterprise Fredericton, and Vice Chairman of Enterprise Saint John. For 4 years he managed the Centres of Entrepreneurship and International Marketing at the University of New Brunswick, and was Director of Enterprise UNB. Larry also serves on the Board of Growth Works. He has an outstanding grasp of business in Atlantic Canada as well as doing business in the global setting.

Contact: larry.armstrong@rocconsultinggroup.com

Phone: (506) 454-9204

Experience

Over 35 years

Education

  • Professional Engineer
  • Masters of Engineering. UNB

Industry

  • Government
  • Manufacturing
  • Private sector consulting
  • Adjudicating

Specialization

  • Engineering management
  • Investment attraction
  • Economic development
  • Project management
  • Efficiency analysis

Senior Management Experience

President,

Saint John Shipbuilding Ltd

Vice President,

J.D.Irving Ltd

Deputy Minister,
Department of Economic

Development ,N.B.

President,

NB. Coal

Director Engineering,

NB Transportation

Currently on several boards and committees.