CSO & Director
Mr. Armstrong has over 25 years CEO experience in the leadership of private and public software and healthcare companies. A strategic leader, technology innovator and entrepreneur he has developed businesses from start-up to public listing, lead many complex business acquisitions, dispositions and reorganizations.
Martyn attended British Columbia Institute of Technology (Electronics) and Capilano College (Systems Technologies, Business Management), and early in his career developed several large software systems for data communications, supply chain, business process management for a wide range of industries.
Mr. Armstrong is the founder of Mala Ventures (www,malasoft.com) a Corporate Finance and Investment Company, and the founder of the software firm SoftCare EC (www.SoftCare.com) a leader in Healthcare HIPAA EDI Software & Solutions, and CEO and Chairman of OpenEC Technologies which he lead from private to public company and sold to QHR Technologies, the leader in Medical Practice Software in Canada (www.qhrtechnologies.com). The SoftCare business operated throughout Canada, USA and China. After a year with QHR as the CEO of the their US business, Mr. Armstrong has focused on Mala Ventures activities in investing, mentoring, and developing new business opportunities in Healthcare technology software and IT services with his close network of experienced technology executives entrepreneurs.
Mr. Armstrong is a Director and is contributing to management of the SFUR in the areas of strategy, finance, M&A, marketing and technology.