UPDATED ON: Wednesday, August 27, 2003
R.A. (Ron) Wilkinson,
Vice President, Operations and Technology
From The Globe and Mail
Agrium Inc. is pleased to announce the promotion of Ron Wilkinson to the position of Vice President, Operations and Technology.
Ron Wilkinson joined Agrium in 1996 through the acquisition of Viridian Inc. and has since held positions with the organization including Director, Technical Services, General Manager of South American Operations, General Manager of Operations and Projects, Asia Pacific, and Manager of Transportation. Ron has also worked for Sherritt Inc., Imperial Oil, Exxon Chemical Pakistan Limited and Esso Chemical Canada.
Ron has over twenty five years engineering, operations and business management experience within the petrochemical industry. A graduate of the University of Alberta with a B.Sc. in Chemical Engineering, Ron also completed “The Executive Program” at the University of Virginia, Darden School of Business in 1993. He is a member of The Association of Professional Engineers, Geologists and Geophysicists of Alberta (APEGGA).
Agrium Inc. is a leading global producer and marketer of agricultural nutrients and industrial products and a major retail supplier of agricultural products and services in both North America and Argentina.