Philippe R. Armand, MBA
Founder of HACCOF
Mr. Philippe R. Armand was born and raised in Port-au-Prince (Haiti).
. He lived in Haiti until the age of 14.
. He went on to graduate from Lycée Louis le Grand in Paris/France in 1966.
. Finished his Bachelor of Economics with Honors from Loyola of Montreal in 1970.
. 2 years later received his Master’s Degree in Business Administration (MBA) in UWO, London (Canada).
Mr. Philippe R. Armand has owns several businesses and is currently the President & CEO of:
. DYNAMIC ENTERPRISES S.A. (Home/office remodeling, office furniture business) since 1976.
. DYNAMIC CAR RENTALS INC. since 1986. (Now Car Rental Double branding : Hertz and Thrifty licensee with an average fleet of 150-200 vehicles)
. COMPAGNIE D’ASSURANCE D’HAITI INC. (Property, casualty, life & health insurance company incorporated in Haiti since 1973 by the American Insurance Group (AIG) and which he acquired in 1993 to merge with Armand Insurance Agency started by his father in 1953).
. MULTIMED INC. (Health Management Organization (HMO) supporting the medical business of the insurance company of the holding group) Since 1988
. DYNAMIC DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION S.A. A real estate company renting commercial and residential properties in Haiti.
Throughout his professional career, Mr. Philippe R. Armand has been very active with many professional and service organizations.
. 1980-1982 President, ASSOCIACION INTERAMERICANA DE HOMBRES DE EMPRESA (AIHE-HAITI)
. 1998 President of the Pétion-Ville Rotary-Club
. 2003-2005 / 2012-2016 President of the American Chamber of Commerce of Haiti (AmCham-Haiti)
. 2005 Co-founder of the Haitian American Chamber of Commerce of Florida (HACCOF)
. 2007-2008 Secretary of the Pan American Development Foundation (PADF) in Washington DC
. 2008-2010 Vice-President of the Pan American Development Foundation (PADF) in Washington DC
. 2011-2015Vice-President,Association American Chambers of Commerce in Latin America (a US CHAMBER OF COMMERCE inWashington, DC
. 2014-…….. Board Member of the Pan American Development Foundation (PADF) in Washington DC Mr. Philippe R. Armand is also very involved in Social Work.
• 2013-2017 President of LAKOU LAPE, a local NGO working on the rehabilitation of violent gang members through Dialogue and Education
• 2014-2020 President of HEALING HANDS OF HAITI, a Physical Rehabilitation Center for people with disabilities.
Mr. Philippe R. Armand is married and has 4 children and 6 grandchildren.
He currently resides in Port-au-Prince, Haiti with a second home in Miami, Florida.