Ms. Vicki Zhao was appointed as Board Director and Audit Committee Chair of Western Potash Corp. in January 2020.
Ms. Zhao brings with her over 20 years of experience with multinational companies, with her deep insights particularly in the potash industry and business and finance management. Ms. Zhao is very well connected in the industry and has a solid finance background. Before joining Western Potash, she was with Mosaic China for 11 years, having served as China Finance Director from 2008 to 2014 and China Country Manager from 2014 to 2019. Prior to that, Ms. Zhao worked in a few other international companies in the areas of finance and auditing, including Fonterra China, Johnson Controls, Inc. and Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu.
Ms. Zhao has an accounting background, she graduated from the Advanced Management Program from China Europe International Business School, and holds a Master of Accounting degree from Renmin University of China and Bachelor of Accounting from China Capital University of Economics and Trade. Ms. Zhao is a certified CPA and CTA of China and owns Securities Qualification of China. She is also a certified accountant of International Profession Association and certified CPA of Australia.