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.