Robert Zed

Board Member


Robert Zed is Chair and CEO of Triangle Strategies, a broad group of companies providing strategic advisory services to clients in the healthcare and hospitality industries. Drawing on his extensive experience as a former hospital Vice President and a board member on various foundations and associations, Robert’s pan-Canadian perspective on healthcare is unmatched.

When it comes to impact, Robert’s legacy extends beyond the business community as a philanthropist, advocate, and charitable innovator.  He has served on hundreds of committees, boards, and community projects. As the founder of Atlantic Canada’s premiere event management firm, Robert was involved in signature events that raised millions of dollars to benefit local health organizations including the IWK Health Centre, the Mental Health Foundation of Nova Scotia, Sport Nova Scotia and the QEII Foundation.

Recognized for his community involvement and leadership, Robert is a Queens Jubilee Medal recipient, has been named one of Canada’s Top 40 Under 40, and is a member of Atlantic Business Magazine’s Top 50 CEO Hall of Fame.  In 2013, Robert was named Canada’s Top Mentor Rockstar by Start Up Canada and the Canadian Youth Business Foundation.  He was the AFP Volunteer of the Year Award, Canadian College of Health Leaders Chair’s Award Winner for Distinguished Service and Outstanding Alumnus recipient. In 2019 Robert was named Businessperson of the Year by the Nova Scotia Lebanese Business Chamber.

Robert’s lauded profile, vast experience and strong healthcare leadership make him an invaluable advisor on the AMS Board.