William J. Doyle is President and Chief Executive Officer of Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. (PotashCorp), the world's largest fertilizer enterprise. He assumed his current duties on July 1, 1999 after 12 years as a key member of the PotashCorp senior management team. He has served on the Board of Directors since the company was first listed on the Toronto and New York stock exchanges in 1989.
Mr. Doyle is a 39-year veteran of the fertilizer industry and began his career with International Minerals and Chemical Corporation. In addition to his work with PotashCorp, he is Chairman of Canpotex Limited and is on the boards of the International Fertilizer Industry Association, The Fertilizer Institute and the International Plant Nutrition Institute. He is also a member of the Canadian Council of Chief Executives and the C.D. Howe Institute, a Canadian policy research organization.
Mr. Doyle is a graduate of Georgetown University in Washington, DC and is a vice chair of its board of directors. He is also on the boards of the Executives’ Club of Chicago and the Big Shoulders Fund, and is a director of the Western Golf Association. He is married and has three children.