Michael Lavigne

Michael J. Lavigne

Senior Advisor
Strategy & Transformation

Experienced executive leader focused on helping clients navigate transformative and challenging business environments and accelerate growth.

About Michael J.

For over 30 years Michael has been a well-known figure in the regional business and government community. He has held several executive positions from startups to large multi-nationals. Most recently he held the position of President and CEO in a Panasonic company. Michael has worked with some of the biggest brands in the world over his international career which included activity in the US, UK, Caribbean and Japan.

As a former CEO/COO/SVP and boasting deep expertise in sales, marketing, operations, and M&A, he has focused on transformation, innovation, executive coaching, in multiple industries including SaaS, Government, Healthcare, Hospitality, Startups/Scaleups and Venture Capital.

Michael has worked with executives to manage in distressed situations by offering crisis management, leadership development and managing challenge. Michael has been called upon as an engaging speaker and motivator to affect cultural change within complex organizations.

He lives in Fredericton with his wife and four daughters and is active in many sports and local organizations including tennis, basketball and football.

Service Area of Expertise

  • Leadership Team and Executive Coaching
  • Growth and M&A Guidance
  • Turnaround and Distress Management


  • Bachelor of Arts, St. Thomas University
  • Organizational Leadership Certificate, Northwestern University