Above Food is led by visionary founders and a veteran leadership team with extensive experience across the food production ecosystem

Tyler West

Chief Executive Officer

Originally from the United States and now residing in Saskatchewan Canada, Tyler West is a Co-Founder of Above Food and the Chief Executive Officer of Purely Canada Foods (Wholly-Owned Subsidiary of Above Food) headquartered in Lajord Saskatchewan.

Tyler has spent the last decade building and developing ingredient merchandising businesses primarily focused in Western Canada – home of the world’s best proteins. Largely focused on the early and middle stages of the protein supply chain, Tyler drives the initiative of identifying, isolating and moving the B2B proteins to strategic customer partners around the globe. With it’s Leadership team and directors across much of Canada, Purely Canada Foods has become a staple in pulses, cereals & oilseeds.

In 2016 Tyler and the Co-Founder group recognized the importance of supply chain integration and began constructing the core foundation and principles for the B2B division, focused on high value proteins through our advanced supply chain.

All of our foods and ingredients start with a seed. For five generations we have found ways to produce unique, healthy varieties that give people all the nutrients they need. Our food is whole by nature’s design. We know every step of its journey from our fields to people’s plates. We know its impact on the environment, we know who touched it, we know its whole story & we tell it proudly