Barry Wood

Barry Wood

CEO, Ontario Excavac Inc.

Barry Wood is CEO of Ontario Excavac Inc, leading provider in south-central Ontario of hydroexcavation, infrastructure, renewal and improvement services to the utilities sector, with a focus on gas and water services. Barry is an experienced, engaging and energetic CEO. Barry has a solid record of leading the acquisition of small to mid-sized manufacturing, distribution and service businesses and then growing and evolving them into polished and valued legacy businesses. Barry has worked internationally, setting up joint ventures in Asia and Europe. Barry has worked with customers and suppliers ranging from small to the largest multi-national companies. Barry has successfully bought four businesses in succession situations & executed two start-ups. He is a recognized leader in implementing continuous improvement and lean enterprise practices.