Jeremy Teeuwsen is an Operations leader with global experience in the mining industry. Having responsibility for building and leading teams situated in Africa, Canada, and Central America. Jeremy joined Sherritt International Corporation in 2005 and is currently Manager of Operational Excellence within the Metals division. In his current assignment, he is responsible for moving forward the organizations Operational Excellence methodology which is based on Lean principles. The focus of this methodology is to develop and positioning Operational Excellence as a critical component in creating a sustainable culture of continuous improvement within the organization.