Nutrien Ltd. appointed Mayo Schmidt as president and CEO. Schmidt succeeds Chuck Magro, who is stepping down from his management and board role at the company to pursue new opportunities. Russ Girling, former president and CEO of TC Energy, has been named chair of the Nutrien Board of Directors. Schmidt joined the Agrium board of directors in 2012 and has served as chair of Nutrien’s Board of Directors since May 2019. He previously served as president and CEO of Viterra Inc.