Luis A. Salazar
Vice President of Rental Sales
Luis A. Salazar, P.Eng. recently joined GAL Group in December 2014 as the newly appointed President of GAL and will be responsible for developing and managing GAL Group of Companies. As President he will be leading a team of over 200 people across seven offices in Canada.
Luis is a Professional Engineer and entrepreneur bringing 28 years of hands on, technical and business experience in various aspects of hard rock mining, power generation and equipment rental solutions. Luis has previously held the position of president of other companies and has led multiple organizations in the Americas and Canada. He was responsible for corporate business development, project management, operational improvements and overall business optimization. He is known as a results-oriented and enthusiastic leader, passionate about superior customer service and is known to push his team to strive for “Excellence”.
He has been quoted saying that “I am very happy to be a member of the GAL Group of Companies and honoured to be the newly appointed President. I will promise to continue with the vision to grow this business with the mindset of honouring our customers and respecting our employees. I believe GAL can be the largest in generator sales and service as well as the best-specialized equipment rental solutions provider across Canada. We have the people and the knowledge to accomplish this goal”
He holds a Bachelor of Engineering Degree from Laurentian University and is a Licenced Professional Engineer.