Bob Armstrong, CITP, CMILT

Armstrong Trade, President

Bob Armstrong, C.I.T.P, is President of Armstrong Trade and Logistics Advisory Services Inc. (ATLAS). Bob became President of The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transportation North America in July 2012 (CILTNA) and was former President of Supply Chain & Logistics Association Canada (SCL). Bob has over 40 years of experience in the fields of Global Supply Chain, International Trade, Cross Border Logistics and Customs Regulations and procedures.

Bob Armstrong also served as President and CEO for the Canadian Association of Importers and Exporters Inc. for nine years and as President of the Association of International Automobile Manufacturers of Canada (AIAMC) for nine years.

Prior experience includes nine years in Senior Management in the Supply Chain & Logistics industry and several years in Ottawa with a major Government Relations Firm and earlier as a Partner of a Major Public Accounting Firm

Bob Armstrong is a well known national and international speaker, author, and expert on issues related to International Trade, Cross-Border Logistics, the Global Supply Chain, and Customs and Security issues. Bob is very active on the Board of Directors of the Ontario Chamber of Commerce where he is now Immediate Past- Chair of the Board, current Past- National Chair of Hong Kong Canada Business Association . Bob is also a member of the Board of Directors of the St. Lawrence Seaway Management Corp and also serves as Co- Chair of the METROLINX Goods Movement Roundtable and serves on Peel Region Goods Movement Roundtable.

In May 2005, Mr. Armstrong was awarded the prestigious McMillan Binch Mendelsohn Canadian Achievement Award in recognition of his outstanding contribution to Canada and to Canada’s advancement in International Trade.

Mr. Armstrong and his wife Jackie live in Pickering, Ontario and are proud parents of 3 children and 5 grandchildren.