Norm Beug, Chair
Norm has been semi-retired since June 2011, and works as a Sr. Advisor to the Mosaic Company.
Norm is the former Sr. Vice President, Potash Operations for The Mosaic Company. He is based in Regina, and was a member of the Mosaic senior leadership team. He had overall responsibility for the Potash Business Unit’s (PBU) six mining operations in Canada and the USA. Under Norm’s leadership, the Potash Business Unit launched a $6.0 billion expansion campaign to add in excess of 5 million tonnes of production capacity in the Saskatchewan operations.
A native of Saskatchewan, Norm earned his Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Saskatchewan in 1974. He is currently Chairperson of the Canadian Fertilizer Institute, a member of the Regina Symphony Orchestra Board, a recent member of the Board for the Hospitals of Regina Foundation, and the past honorary chair of the Saskatchewan Roughriders Centennial Advisory Committee. Norm is also Past President of the Saskatchewan Mining Association and the Past Chair of the Saskatchewan Potash Producers Association.
In 2002, Norm was named as one of the ten most influential business men in Saskatchewan for his work as a Business Ambassador. In 2005 Norm was honoured with a Centennial Medal from the Government of Saskatchewan.
Norm and his wife Jocelyn Souliere have three children. They contribute to their community by serving on various boards and committees and enjoy golf, the arts, and traveling with their children.