Robert K. Irving is a Canadian industrialist based in Moncton, New Brunswick. A grandson of Kenneth Colin Irving and son of James Irving and Jean E. S. Irving, Robert is responsible for several businesses within the "Irving Group of Companies" with operations extending across North America. Other businesses Robert Irving is responsible for include: Robert Irving is also a major benefactor and fundraiser for causes such as The Moncton Hospital, the Beausejour Cancer Research Institute and the University of Moncton. His brother, James D. Irving, is CEO of J.D. Irving Ltd. based out of Saint John New Brunswick and his sister, Mary Jean Irving, is the owner of Master Packaging and Indian River Farms are all closely tied to his companies. He resides in Moncton, New Brunswick with his wife Jill Irving and their four children Megan, Meredith, Olivia & R.J. (Robert James).