Al Driver is the Country Division Head for Bayer’s Crop Science Division in Canada and has been heading the Canadian business since January 2015. Al is responsible for leading the +500 Crop Science employees from coast to coast.
Al began his career with Bayer and its predecessor companies 30 years ago as a sales representative and sales manager in Ontario, and has held leadership positions in sales, marketing and business development. Prior to his appointment as Country Division Head, he served as vice-president of Marketing and Business Development in Canada from 2010-2014.
Al has a bachelor of crop science from the University of Guelph and a professional agrologist designation from the Alberta Institute of Agrologists. He currently sits on the CropLife Canada’s Board of Directors as Past Chair.
Al and his wife Brenda reside in Calgary and have three grown children. They enjoy spending their winter as ski junkies in Lake Louise, and summer months frequenting B.C.s Shuswap Lake.