Team

Our experienced management and scientific team combine more than 40 years of successful experience in several industries related to medical, pharmaceutical, research, financial and agricultural initiative, adding numerous advantages to the management approach required to excel at the fast-growing cannabis industry.

EXECUTIVE MANAGEMENT

DR. MARISOL DUQUE

Chief Executive Officer & Medical Officer


20 years of experience in alternative medicine in Colombia. Surgeon with specialties in hemotoxicology, neuronal therapy, naturopathy, biological fertility, bioregenerative medicine.

KEVIN EVERINGHAM

Executive Director


Experienced investment banking professional skilled in capital markets, M&A, venture capital and management. Worked as Managing Director of a Canadian investment bank focusing on cannabis and diversified industries. Kevin holds a Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree from Harvard Business School.

DEAN CALLAWAY

Chief Financial Officer (CFO)


Finance professional with 25-years of experience in corporate finance, international business development with start-ups, accounting, project finance, M&A and banking. A CPA, who for the past 12 years has been the CFO of public and private oil and gas companies with operations in various international jurisdictions.

LAURA CARDEÑO

Chief Legal Counsel (CLO)


13-years of experience in Oil, Gas, Agribusiness and cannabis projects. Broad knowledge in Contract, Commercial Law and Negotiations and Colombian Cannabis regulations.


ADVISORY BOARD

FELIPE URIBE

Operation & Production Advisor


20 years of experience and proven track record in managing industrial, agroindustrial and business production companies in Colombia with successful results in the creation and development of production models, processes, lean manufacturing, total quality management, purchasing, logistics, marketing, product development, customer service and innovation.

DR. ROBERT REENAN

Scientific & Research Advisor


Professor of Biology, Department of Molecular Biology, Cellular Biology and Biochemistry, Brown University. Harvard University, PhD Biochemistry and Molecular Pharm. Decades of research on neurological diseases such as epilepsy, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS, Lou Gehrig’s disease), Alzheimer’s disease (AD) and dementia.

MANUEL OLIVERA

Sustainability Advisor


35 years of professional experience at national and international level leading interdisciplinary teams. Currently C40 Cities Regional Director for Latin America.

RAFAEL MENDOZA

Pharma Advisor


Biopharma and Pharmaceutical Executive with experience in key Emerging Markets specially China, Asia Pacific and Latin America. Experience in the strategic management and commercialization of diverse Therapeutic Areas.


SENIOR DIRECTORS

ANDRÉS SANTA

Project Manager


Logistic and Financial specialist with 5 years of experience in business value creation and project management. Has participated in several infrastructure projects (Logistics & Energy).

RAFAEL NIETO

Financial and Admin Director


ALICIA SANTA

Marketing Director


Marketing specialist with a M.S. in Integrated Marketing from New York University and M.S. in Design from Politecnico di Torino, with 6-year experience developing and executing marketing and branding strategies for Fortune 500 companies in the agency and in the client-side.

JUAN DIEGO ACEVEDO

Environmental Director


Worked in the Oil & Gas industry in environmental management, industrial security and bioremediation. Expertise in traditional microbiology and genetics. 2 years of experience in the Cannabis industry as Director of Operations, Lecturer and Consultant, from business planning and structuration to agroindustrial operation, product development and research.