Ryan L’Abbe is the Vice President of Operations at GreenMantra Technologies and is responsible for the company’s Operations, Engineering, Human Resources and Procurement areas within the company. Ryan joined GreenMantra Technologies in 2015 and has led the commercialization and large scale expansion of GreenMantra’s production plant located in Brantford, Ontario, Canada.
Prior to his time with GreenMantra, Ryan held various Operations roles within the Ford Motor Company of Canada, and Labatt Breweries of Canada. Later in his career, Ryan joined a small, entrepreneurial bottled water company and led both Operations and Human Resources at a senior executive level. Ryan was responsible for the growth of production capacity from 3 to 11 production plants and was also responsible for starting the company’s new PET plastic recycling division. This division, Blue Mountain Plastics Recycling, now has an annual production of over 50 million pounds of food grade recycled plastic for use in the company’s own production of water bottles.
Ryan is well-known and respected within the plastics recycling industry.