Dr. Matthew Wood

Project Director

Dr. Wood has extensive potash solutions mining, process and project management experience with two large multi-national mining companies, most recently in Saskatchewan.  He joins the company to lead the project team that will move the Milestone Potash Project into production.

Dr. Wood is the former President of Vale Potash Canada Limited, and Senior Project Leader of Vale’s Kronau Project near Regina in Saskatchewan.  He led the Geology and Drilling, Solution Mining, Land Environment and Community and Operational Readiness teams during the final Feasibility Study of the solution mining plant. He also led the design of the solution mining and wellfields both for Kronau Project, and Potasio Rio Colorado (PRC) in Argentina.  Dr. Wood’s contacts, experience and knowledge of Saskatchewan will be of particular benefit to the Milestone Project.