Since obtaining her Master’s degree in Agricultural Economics from the University of Saskatchewan in 1983, Marlene Boersch has been actively involved the agriculture industry.
She traded and exported Canadian crops internationally for 20 years while working for Cargill Grain, XCAN Grain Ltd., and Berdex Canada Ltd. She was also the driving force behind creating Berdex Canada Ltd. and served as Executive Vice President of the company for eight years.
Currently, Marlene is the Co-owner and Managing Partner of Mercantile Consulting Venture Inc. (MCV), a professional services company specializing in private label market intelligence, risk management solutions, and project consulting. Marlene cofounded MCV in 2003, and the company has grown to be active in Canada, Australia, and Europe. Marlene speaks German, English, and French.