Vice-President, Operational Support
May 27, 2016
Tom Kishchuk was appointed Vice-President of Operational Support for Federated Co‑operatives Limited (FCL) in August 2015.
Tom leads the Corporate Health and Safety, Logistics, Facilities Design and Development, and Growth and Business Development Teams.
Prior to joining FCL, Tom was the President and Chief Executive Officer of Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Canada, Ltd., where he also served as the General Manager of Operations, After Sales Service Division Manager and Quality Assurance Manager.
Tom brings with him provincial, national and international leadership and experience. He is used to working in complex and dynamic cultures and business environments. Tom has a solid understanding of how to align diverse groups with organizational direction and has experience in business growth and innovation. He is also a strong advocate of workplace safety and has spoken widely about the critical success factors for improving and sustaining a culture of safety in the workplace.
Tom is very active in the community and at the 2015 SABEX Awards was the recipient of the Community Leadership Award. He is currently a Director of the Saskatchewan Health Quality Council, the Sylvia Fedoruk Canadian Centre for Nuclear Innovation and the Saskatoon Community Foundation.
Tom earned his Bachelor of Science, Mechanical Engineering and his Master of Science, Mechanical Engineering at the University of Saskatchewan and is a Registered Professional Engineer.
Tom and his wife Joanne have three children.