Global Cannabis Partnership




Our members represent organizations from Canada, the USA and around the world, including:

  • Government agencies charged with the distribution, sale and after-sales service of legal adult-use recreational cannabis.

  • Private-sector cannabis industry organizations that supply the legal adult-use recreational market, in a B2B and/or B2C capacity, such as licensed producers and manufacturers of cannabis and/or ancillary products.

  • Affiliate organizations that directly or indirectly play a role in the legal adult-use recreational cannabis supply chain. These organizations may be private-sector companies, government entities, research institutions or non-governmental organizations (NGOs).

Founding Members

  • Cannabis NB, Lara Wood, General Manager (Lead Founding Member, Advisory Board Chair)

  • Canopy Growth Corporation, Jeff Ryan, Vice President, Government and Stakeholder Relations (Advisory Board Vice-Chair)

  • Aphria, Jakob Ripshtein, Chief Commercial Officer

  • The Green Organic Dutchman, Ian Wilms, Director, Government Relations and Compliance

  • High Park Company, Adine Fabiani-Carter, Chief Marketing Officer

  • Up Cannabis, Ruth Chun, General Counsel to Newstrike and Up Cannabis

  • MedReleaf, Jonathan Zaid, Director of Advocacy and Corporate Social Responsibility

  • Cansortium Holdings, Jeffrey Reath, Co-Founder and Executive Vice President - Strategy and Investor Relations

  • T4G, Predrag Stegnajic, Executive Vice President, Sales

  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP, Ranjeev Dhillon and Rami Chalabi, Partners

  • EY, Monica Chadha, Leader of Ernst & Young LLP's (EY Canada's) cannabis practice

  • PwC Canada, Darren Henderson, Partner

  • Cannabis Compliance Inc., Karina Lahnakoski, VP Regulatory & Quality

  • Civilized, Terri Riedle, President (Lifestyle and Entertainment Media Partner)

  • Business of Cannabis, Blaine Pearson, Chief Marketing Officer (Business Media Partner)

  • Revolution Strategy, Cynthia Goodwin, President and CSR Practice Lead (Managing Partner)


  • Emblem Corp., Adam Saperia, Chief Strategy Officer

  • HEXO Corp., Terry Lake, Vice President Corporate Social Responsibility

  • Cannabis OneFive, Sean Samuel, Vice President Sales & Marketing

  • Grant Thornton, Trisha LeBlanc, Partner

  • Sundial Growers, Claire Buffone-Blair, Director Communications & Stakeholder Relations

  • Zenabis, Rick Brar, Co-Founder, Special Advisor

  • Wayland, Geoff Kosar, VP Sales & Marketing

  • Organigram, Ray Gracewood, Chief Commercial Officer

  • Compass Cannabis, Dave Martyn, President

  • MediPharm Labs, Sybil Taylor, Chief Marketing Officer

  • Constance Therapeutics, Constance Finley, Founder & CEO

  • YSS by Solo, Theo Zunich, President & CEO

  • Nutrasource Pharmaceutical & Nutraceutical Services, Chris Burkhart, VP Sales & Marketing

  • Strainprint, Jessica Moran, Director Marketing & Communications

  • Cannvas MedTech Inc., Daniel Davidzon, Director of Strategy and Education

  • Hanway Associates, Alastair Moore, Co-Founder & CCO

  • MNP LLP, Glenn Fraser, National Leader, Food & Beverage Processing / National Leader, Cannabis

  • Cronos Group, Anna Shlimak, Head of Investor Relations and Communications

  • Canndescent, Tom DiGiovanni, Chief Financial Officer

  • One Cannabis Group, Baruch HaLevi, Director of Corporate Social Responsibility

  • Rubicon Organics, Melanie Ramsey, VP Marketing & Innovation

  • ANTG, James Gaskell, Partner & Executive Director

  • Aird & Berlis, Melanie Cole, Partner

For information about becoming a member, please contact us.