Patrick's passion for agriculture is deeply rooted. He was born and raised on his family's fifth generation farm in Manitou, Manitoba. His grassroots foundation in agriculture, combined with his academics - a B.SC in Agricultural Economics (Hons), University of Guelph and a Masters in Business Administration, Queens University, has fueled his global agricultural career. Patrick's leadership has included such roles as Vice President of Business and Product Development at Agrisoma Biosciences, Global Business Manager at Syngenta AG and Head of Marketing for Syngenta Canada.
Patrick's passion, global expertise and agricultural insights assist in the leadership of Farmers Edge product innovations designed to support growers worldwide with cutting edge technology and services in the pursuit of increased efficiencies, productivity and sustainability for the advancement of agriculture worldwide. Like the rest of his team at Farmers Edge, his role as Chief Product Officer is not only what he does - it's who he is. After all, farming is in his blood.