Jeff Gallant

Jeff Gallant is seeking COO, SVP

Jeff is a talented executive with deep skills in developing strategy, analyzing problems, engaging people, creating solutions and implementing significant change transformations. He has a demonstrated capacity to lead large numbers of people (3000), accountable for multimillion dollar expense & revenue budgets ($450M), and directed diverse skill sets and complex operations.

A native of the East Coast of Canada, Jeff holds a Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering. Throughout his 24 years of work experience, he's worked in some of Canada's most respected national and global manufacturing, transportation and logistics organizations. Jeff roles and responsibilities have been ever-increasing in scope, scale and complexity. Jeff has a tried and tested record of driving operational and organizational improvements and successfully leading change in people, process and technology.

Jeff is known as an effective leader with progressive views on leadership and people development. He possesses a high degree of emotional Intelligence and leads with a style of


  • being collaborative

  • bringing out the best in talent

  • setting expectations and calmly encouraging & coaching

  • helping people focus on what's important

  • servant leadership


Target Role

  • Jeff Gallant is seeking COO, SVP

    COO / SVP

  • Jeff Gallant is seeking COO, SVP

    VP Operations / Engineering

Target Organizations

  • Jeff Gallant is seeking COO, SVP

    National or international scope

  • Jeff Gallant is seeking COO, SVP

    Medium to large organization

  • Jeff Gallant is seeking COO, SVP

    Diversity of responsibilities and diversity of future opportunities

  • Jeff Gallant is seeking COO, SVP

    Transportation & Logistics, Operations, Manufacturing, Engineering

  • Jeff Gallant is seeking COO, SVP

    Automotive, Processing, Distribution & Supply Chain

Career Experience

  • 2013 - 2016Purolator Incorporated
    Vice President Network Operations

  • 2012 - 2013Day & Ross (McCain)
    Vice President Engineering

  • 2006 - 2012Purolator Incorporated
    Director of Engineering

  • 2004 - 2006Shur-Gain (Maple Leaf)
    Plant Manager

  • 1993 - 2004Engineer & Operations Manager
    Michelin Tire Manufacturing

Areas of Expertise

  • Tested Transformational and Change Leadership

    Tested Transformational and Change Leadership

  • Large Scale Operations Management (Transportation & Logistics, Manufacturing)

    Large Scale Operations Management (Transportation & Logistics, Manufacturing)

  • Continuous Improvement

    Continuous Improvement

  • Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

    Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

  • Asset Management

    Asset Management

  • Organization Design

    Organization Design

Social Media

  • Jeff Gallant LinkedIn Profile

Contact Info

Phone: 416-805-1193
Email: jeff.gallant66@hotmail.com