Francis Mukanya


Francis Mukanya

Operations Manager

Francis Mukanya joined Western Potash Corp. in October 2018 as a Mechanical Engineer, and then appointed as Operations Manager in March 2020. 

Mr. Mukanya has extensive potash experience in industrial, maintenance and project management. Before joining Western, he worked as a mechanical engineer for Nutrien Rocanville Division where he helped establish inspection and repair program for Crystallizers. He was a senior project engineer while he worked for Mosaic Potash’s Belle Plaine solution mine in their Capital and Sustaining Capital departments for over seven years.

Mr. Mukanya is an English and French bilingual and a Registered Professional Engineer in the Province of Saskatchewan. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Systems Engineering from the University of Regina.