Representative of the crop development and seed companies, from Syngenta
Trevor Heck leads the Syngenta Crop Protection and Seeds business for Canada. One of Trevor’s passions and focal points is the importance of being a customer-focused organization. This customer-centric view has been a constant in his career and played a big part in developing the Syngenta Canada we see today.
Trevor Heck, began his career with a Syngenta legacy company in 1992 as a Sales Representative based in Provost, Alberta. From there, he assumed various commercial roles in Ontario, Saskatchewan, and Alberta followed by an international assignment in the Europe, Africa, Middle East Region. Heck returned to Canada in 2003, and had successive roles as District Sales Manager and Head of Key Accounts in Western Canada. From 2011 to 2018, Heck served as the Head of Marketing with the Syngenta Canada organization.
Trevor grew up surrounded by agriculture, next to his parents’ family farms in the Neutral Hills of Alberta. Helping out at his father’s ag retail and grain merchandising business, Trevorgained an early appreciation for entrepreneurship, hard work and the important contribution that farmers and ranchers make to our communities.
Trevor holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Alberta, and a Graduate Certificate in Executive Coaching from Royal Roads University in Victoria.
Trevor serves on the Board of Cereals Canada and CropLife Canada. In his free time, he enjoys spending time outdoors, hiking in any season, with his family and their dogs. Trevor is also passionate about coffee culture and is an experienced coffee roaster and taster.