As President and CEO, Mr. Szybbo provides leadership, vision and strategic direction to CBI Health Group (CBIHG). Prior to becoming President in 1999, he advanced through several operations leadership roles within CBIHG. Originally trained as a physical therapist, Mr. Szybbo worked in both private and publicly-funded sectors before joining CBIHG in 1990. Mr. Szybbo holds a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from Simon Fraser University, in addition to his Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy from Queens University.
CBIHG has maintained revenue growth at a compound annual growth rate of 17% since 1999. CBIHG has achieved recognition for the last ten consecutive years as one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies, and has been selected twice as one of Canada’s Most Admired Corporate Cultures.
In 2013, Mr. Szybbo was selected as Ernst & Young’s Entrepreneur of the Year, in the business-to-consumer products and services category for Ontario. He has been a speaker on business growth, organizational design, belief-based leadership, and healthcare innovation, as well as a contributor to business text on strategy and organizational culture.