Management Team


Rob Crosbie ICD.D, Chairman, Crosbie Group Limited

An experienced and well-respected Newfoundland-based business leader and entrepreneur. Mr. Crosbie has significant experience leading growth oriented companies in resource-based sectors in Newfoundland and Labrador, and throughout Atlantic Canada. He started back with the family business in 1991. He is adept at ensuring projects are delivered on time/on budget, never losing site of client drivers and business enablers. Seasoned at developing value-added solutions for clients, particularly pertaining to offshore industrial service, supply chain management and logistics.

Industrial Services Management Team

Derrick Crocker PMP, VP Business Services and Operations

Mr. Crocker joined Crosbie Salamis Limited in 2001. He is the Chair of the Business Management Team and accountable for the management and continuous improvement of the commercial and operational functions of our offshore and onshore industrial divisions.

Byron Skinner P.Eng, VP Engineering

Mr. Skinner started with Crosbie Salamis Limited in 1997. He has been working as a professional engineer in the Newfoundland Offshore Oil and Gas industry for 23 years. Mr. Skinner is responsible for providing technical support to both onshore and offshore projects. He focuses on continuously improving and advancing product and service offerings across the industrial divisions.

Cec Cooper, VP Operations – Atlantic Maintenance Services

Mr. Cooper began as the Project/HSEQ Coordinator in Crosbie Salamis Limited supporting the Hibernia operations in 1998. He later progressed to Project Manager and subsequently to Senior Project Manager for Crosbie Salamis Limited’s Hibernia operations. In 2011, he transitioned to run the operations of the onshore Industrial Services company, Atlantic Maintenance Services.

Matthew Follett CPA, CA – VP Finance

Mr. Follett began with Crosbie Group in 2010 as the Corporate Controller. In 2012, he became the VP of Finance for the Group of Companies. He has over 10 years working in accounting, commercial and corporate finance environments. He is responsible for providing operational and strategic direction to the board members and supporting them in commercial, corporate finance and tax strategies. Also, Mr. Follett is responsible to support bid preparation and oversee contractual compliance.

He is also on the board of Young Adult Cancer Canada.

Bill Foote – VP HSEQ

Mr. Foote began working with Crosbie Salamis Limited in 2010 as the Corporate HSEQ Manager. He has 16 years of experience in the Oil and Gas Industry. In 2011, he become the VP of HSEQ, responsible for managing all HSEQ requirements across all of the Group companies.

He is the Regional Communications Liaison for the Board of Canadian Registered Safety Professionals and a Director for the Newfoundland and Labrador Occupational Health and Safety Association.

Heather Conway MBA, CHRP, IPMA-EX, CMP –
VP Human Resources

Ms. Conway started with Crosbie Group in 2013 and transitioned to the role of VP Human Resources in 2014. She has more than 20 years senior/executive level human resources experience in the oil and gas, fire protection, wholesale and retail industries and is currently responsible for the human resources function across all Crosbie Group companies. Ms. Conway is also an active member in the community having serving as chair and board member of the association of Human Resources Professionals of Newfoundland and Labrador; board member of the Canadian Council of Human Resources Associations; secretary of the Avalon Minor Hockey Association and board member of Bridges to Hope.

Real Estate Management Team

Tim Crosbie – President, Rockwood Homes & Atlantic Property Management

Mr. Crosbie has been involved in the Real Estate Division of the Crosbie Group and Member Companies since 1991.  He is currently the President of Rockwood Homes and Atlantic Property Management.  He is also the President/Broker for Coldwell Banker Pro Co and has over 24 years experience in real estate.

Mr. Crosbie is the Past President of the St. John’s Real Estate Board, Newfoundland Real Estate Association and Newfoundland and Labrador Association of Realtors. Tim has also been active in the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA), having served as Atlantic Regional Director on the CREA’S national board and member of CREA’S MLS Committee. He was the founding Chairman of the Atlantic Commercial Council and served as the Atlantic Director on CREA’S Canadian Commercial Council. Tim has served on local and provincial boards in many capacities for the last 25 years.

Terry Taylor – VP Operations, Rockwood Homes & Atlantic Property Management

Mr. Taylor has over 10 years of experience in the Real Estate and Facilities Management Industry and 12 years experience in Construction Project Management. A strong leader, he relies on sound judgment, careful consideration and years of hands on experience to assist him in managing a diverse range of activities. He is recognized as a fiscally responsible, analytical thinker, one who thinks outside the box while successfully managing multiple projects on time and on budget.  He currently manages all operations of both Rockwood Homes and Atlantic Property Management and is the Chair of the Real Estate Management Team.