Author: Jay Bradshaw

Jay Bradshaw is President of Syngenta Canada, an agri-business committed to sustainable agriculture & farming with future generations in mind. With products in crop protection, seed care and seeds aimed at raising farm productivity, Syngenta is helping bring plant potential to life. Syngenta was formed in 2000 and Jay joined the team as President of Syngenta Crop Protection Canada, Inc. in 2001 at the head office in Guelph, Ontario. He brought with him a passion for agriculture and a leadership style that focuses on empowering the Syngenta team to shape the company's reputation and future. Jay was born and raised in a farming community in the Eastern Townships of Quebec. He is a graduate from the University of Guelph's Ontario Agriculture College in 1982 followed by an M.B.A. from Saskatchewan in 1986. Jay is currently serving as Past Chair of CropLife Canada and is an active community hockey and soccer coach. He lives north of Guelph with his wife Kathy and their two sons.