New Board Member Announcement

Mark Fracchia

Mark Fracchia

Saskatoon, SK—November 1, 2018

March Consulting Associates Inc. (March) is pleased to announce the appointment of a new member to our Board of Directors. Mark Fracchia will join March’s Board effective November 1, 2018.

Mark Fracchia was President, PCS Potash at PotashCorp from July 2014 until his retirement in January 2018.  He was previously Vice President, Safety, Health and Environment at PotashCorp; and General Manager at PotashCorp’s Rocanville, Lanigan and New Brunswick facilities. He began his career with Kalium Canada Ltd, and joined Potash Company of America before the latter was acquired by PotashCorp.

Mr. Fracchia has a degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Saskatchewan and is registered as a Professional Engineer with the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Saskatchewan.  He is currently a Director on the Board of Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile (SQM) and STC Industrial Contracting (STCIC).  His previous Board experience also includes serving as the Chairman of the Board of the Saskatchewan Potash Producers Association Inc., and on the Boards of IMII and SMA.

Ms. Ritu Malhotra, President of March commented “Mr. Fracchia’s experience will be invaluable for our future strategic direction in the Potash industry and I look forward to working with him in the coming years.”

About March Consulting Associates Inc.

March Consulting Associates Inc. is a multi-discipline engineering company based in Saskatchewan, with offices in Saskatoon and Regina.  The company provides engineering, procurement, project and construction management services to a variety of resource-based industrial and commercial enterprises. March has been serving these enterprises for close to 20 years and is proud to call Saskatchewan home.

For further information, please contact Megan Neufeldt by email at or by phone at 306-651-6334.