Kevin McCoy
President,
Irving Shipbuilding

Kevin M. McCoy is President of Irving Shipbuilding Inc., Canada's chosen combatant shipbuilder and in-service ship support provider for the Royal Canadian Navy's east coast fleet.

Mr. McCoy completed a 36 year career in the U.S. Navy rising to the rank of Vice Admiral and has extensive ship repair and shipbuilding experience, including command of the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard in Kittery, Maine.

Additionally, he served as the Chief Engineer of the U.S. Navy from 2005-2008, and as Commander of the Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) from 2008-2013. In that capacity, he led an organization of 60,000 personnel and a budget of over $30B and was responsible for the design, procurement, construction oversight, maintenance, modernization, and engineering support of the U.S. Navy's fleet of submarines, surface ships, aircraft carriers, and weapon systems.

Mr. McCoy holds graduate degrees in Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and an MBA from Emory University in Atlanta. Mr. McCoy and his wife Theresa have three daughters.