MEET OUR BOARD OF DIRECTORS.
Chairman of the Board
Former California State Senate Majority Leader and Founder of the California Latino Legislative Caucus (1990).
Career advocate for medicinal cannabis in California, and active proponent for Prop 64 legalization.
Currently a strategic advisor to a company focused on cannabis testing.
Investor, entrepreneur, C Suite Executive with 20 plus years of experience building, leading, and advising both public and private corporations through complex restructurings, acquisitions/ divestitures, and capital market transactions
Acted as both CFO and CEO to large public corporations (Ainsworth Lumber 2003-2009, TimberWest 2009-2012).
Christian Scovenna has over eleven years of capital market experience. As Managing Director at a boutique firm, Mr. Scovenna led six portfolio companies within the group, raising capital, business development.
He also spent four years with Frontier Merchant Capital Group as Director & Senior VP of Operations and most recently as Managing Partner with Lions Edge Capital.
Over the years, Mr. Scovenna has been successful in completing numerous M&A activities and capital raises. He currently serves as Director & Sr. VP of Business Development for Enforcer Gold Corp. (VEIN-TSX.V).
Mr. Petrov has founded a number of successful Cannabis companies and most recently served as Executive Vice President at Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX: ACB) from prior to its listing onto the CSE until mid 2016.
Daniel is currently the CEO of Aura Cannabis Inc., a Canadian Cannabis company seeking opportunities in the cannabis space.
Mr. Birge has over 20 years of experience advising and working with public and private companies in Canada, the United States and Mexico and is well connected both in capital markets and within the cannabis and other sectors.
He is currently a Business Consultant and was previously CFO with Australis Capital Inc.
Mr. Birge holds the position of President & Director of CTT Pharmaceutical Holdings Inc. who holds a patented drug delivery technology, and where he negotiated a partnership with Aurora Cannabis Inc. on behalf of the CTT shareholders.
Mr. MacPherson has approximately 10 years of experience as an advocate for sensible regulations and fair access to medical cannabis, contributing to the development of municipal regulations while working with industry associations, and presenting and speaking across the country on the evolution of cannabis policy and regulation.
Since joining Aurora Cannabis Inc. in February, 2017 as Manager of Production, Mr. MacPherson has been in charge of planning, development and implementation of processes and procedures to increase productivity, create efficiencies and improve profitability. He has overseen a consistent enhancement in crop yields and overall production, while also playing a key role in facility design and workflow for Aurora Sky and the Company's Pointe-Claire, Quebec production facility.