CALGARY, ALBERTA, CANADA — Viterra Inc. announced on Nov. 11 that Brian Gibson has been appointed to the Viterra board of directors. Gibson is the senior vice-president, public equities of Alberta Investment Management Corp. (AIMCo).

"We are pleased to have representation from our largest shareholder on our board, and we look forward to working with AIMCo and Gibson to continue to build shareholder value," said Thomas Birks, chairman of the board of directors of Viterra.

Gibson said, "I am pleased to be joining the Viterra board and look forward to working with Viterra to increase shareholder value. AIMCo remains committed to Viterra's long-term success."