Ihor Ruzycky

Ihor Ruzucky is seeking Chief Operation Officer

An Operations Executive with 30 years of diverse and progressive Leadership experience in Consumer Goods (P&G) and Life Science (GSK, Apotex) industries. 10 years as an Executive in the rapid growth Generic Pharmaceutical business. A recognized leader of cultural change and performance improvement with demonstrated strength in delivering sustainable results through:


  • Passionate Leadership - A high level of passion for the business and the drive to make things happen. Creates a positive culture focused on outcomes and achievement.

  • Critical Thinking - An effective listener with the ability to 'connect the dots' across a multitude of issues. Able to challenge existing paradigms and ask questions that lead others to action.

  • Problem Solving - A keen level of curiosity to drill down to the root cause and find pragmatic and appropriate solutions. Inspires an environment of continuous improvement and urgency.


Target Role

  • Ihor Ruzucky is seeking Chief Operation Officer

    COO, VP Operations

  • Ihor Ruzucky is seeking Chief Operation Officer

    General Manager

Target Organizations

  • Ihor Ruzucky is seeking Chief Operation Officer

    Small to mid-sized organizations in growth or turn around looking to drive performance improvement and an operating culture

  • Ihor Ruzucky is seeking Chief Operation Officer

    Private or publically held Manufacturing based business with a mandate for change

Career Experience

  • 2014 - 2016Toronto Research Chemicals
    COO

  • 2003 - 2013Apotex
    VP Operations

  • 1999 - 2003Apotex
    Director Production

  • 1998 - 1999Glaxo Wellcome

  • 1986 - 1997Procter & Gamble - Canada & US

Areas of Expertise

  • Operational Excellence/Lean

    Operational Excellence/Lean

  • Leadership development

    Leadership development

  • Productivity improvement

    Productivity improvement

  • Cross functional leadership

    Cross functional leadership

  • Implementing KPI

    Implementing KPI's and improvement

  • Leading cultural change

    Leading cultural change

  • Regulated industries

    Regulated industries

  • Delivering results

    Delivering results

Social Media

  • Ihor Ruzycky LinkedIn Profile

Contact Info

Phone: 647-921-0362
Email: ihor.ruzycky@gmail.com