Portrait of F. Martin Thrasher

HBA '73

President, FMT Consulting

Marty Thrasher is currently President of FMT Consulting, a boutique management advisory and consulting firm specializing in the packaged goods industry. It is based in London Ontario and has been in business since 2004.

Mr Thrasher is a seasoned international executive. After graduating in 1973 with an HBA from the Ivey Business School at Western University, he spent over 30 years working around the globe for such blue chip food companies as General Foods, McCormick & Co, Campbell Soup Co, and ConAgra Foods Inc. He lived and worked in Canada, Australia, Belgium and the USA. His responsibilities with Campbell included positions as President, International and President, North America. At ConAgra, he was President of the Retail Products Co, a $9 billion business with over 30,000 employees.

Marty Thrasher is a director of New Food Classics Co and the London Economic Development Council. He is a member of the Advisory Board of Mother Parkers Tea & Coffee Inc and the Ivey Business School. He is also an active volunteer in the Executive-in-Residence program at Ivey.