Executive Team

Grant F. Sanders

Chairman & CEO

  • Specializing in corporate finance and business development
  • Led large companies to achieve revenue goals through effective cost management, marketing and sales
  • Achieved and maintained long-term relationships in finance and global equity markets
  • Founder and CEO of the World’s largest food manufacturer, GLOBAGRO.
  • Founder and CEO of Charitable Foundation:  www.gfsandersfoundation.com

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Lawrence M. Acton

Chief Operating Officer, Global Mergers & Acquisitions

  • Over 25 years of capital markets experience
  • Most recently served as Managing Director, Global Equity Trading
  • While at CIBC World Markets, served on Global Risk

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Dr. Luc Duchesne, PhD

Chief Scientific Officer

  • Pioneer in cannabis research and development with in-depth knowledge of all aspects of the plant’s lifecycle, its medicinal application, and regulatory aspects.
  • Holds a Ph.D. from the University of Guelph; a Masters’ Degree from the University of Toronto; and, a bachelor’s degree from Laval University

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Gareth Wiggan

Director of Operations (DRC)

  • Permanent resident of Tanzania, Kenya, and DRC for past 7 years
  • Specializes in working with Export Credit Agencies for infrastructure financing
  • Developer of financial models to assist local farming communities in East Africa
  • Extensive financial expertise in insurance

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Loren S. Greenspoon

General Counsel

  • Legal background specializing in corporate law, securities, corporate finance and mergers, and acquisitions
  • Experienced entrepreneur across multiple industries including technology, media, mining, and cannabis
  • U.S. law degree from Michigan State University
  • Canadian legal degree from the University of Ottawa

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Justin Mayala

Operations Manager, (DRC)

  • Operations and engineering experience in machine, equipment, process design, and material handling
  • Knowledgeable of all phases of project work including plant layout, process and instrument diagrams, equipment specifications/bid packages, and project scheduling
  • Relationships with key DRC leaders

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Terry Wilshire

Chief Risk Officer

  • Responsible for Global Risk Assessment and Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Over 40 years’ experience in enterprise risk analysis, management and design, fraud mitigation, big data, customer/vendor and market strategies

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