Rick Macnab MBA

COO

rick.macnab@coanda.ca

Rick has over 40 years of experience across a wide range of industries in management and organizational development including retail, education, military, bio-medical, banking as well as mining and oil & gas. As a catalyst for change, he embraces the discovery of better, faster ways to operate, bringing decisive and lasting improvements, and engaging those around him to bring about that change.

Prior to joining Coanda, Rick spent the last year managing a number of divisions for Applus+, a non-destructive testing company consisting of third party inspection and NDT services to aviation, oil and gas, general NDT, and renewable energy.

Before that, Rick spent a decade with the Business Development Bank of Canada in a variety of roles including Managing Partner of Consulting and ultimately Regional Director of Consulting and Business Development. During his tenure, he achieved significant revenue growth, and played a critical role in creating positive impact for business owners and the Canadian economy as a whole.

As a former member of the Canadian Air Force, Rick was honored to serve with Canada’s premier aerobatic team, The Snowbirds.

Rick holds an MBA from the Haskayne School of Business. He joined Coanda in 2020.