Narbé Alexandrian is the President and CEO of RIV Capital, an investment and acquisition company specializing in cannabis in the U.S. market. Zachary George is the CEO of Sundial Growers Inc., a licensed cannabis producer based in Canada. Together they join partner and chair of Burns & Levinson’s Cannabis Business & Law Advisory Frank A. Segall to share insights and stories about their journeys into the cannabis space, business strategies, and what’s next on the horizon for the marijuana industry.
What’s the current state of the Commonwealth’s cannabis market? In this spotlight interview, Burns & Levinson’s Frank A. Segall sits down with Steven Hoffman, Chairman of the Massachusetts Cannabis Control Commission, to discuss the latest developments in the local and regional landscapes.
CEOs and top executives from successful public and private companies in the cannabis industry discuss how they are navigating and addressing the industry’s most prevalent issues and riding the market’s tidal wave of growth.
Payment, delivery and e-commerce platforms have been evolving, innovating, grabbing market share and attracting serious capital. Thought leaders from companies that are blazing trails in the cannabis industry with new technologies share strategies on how to be dominant players in the space.
How is the cannabis industry accessing capital? What is the status of the M&A market? Are SPACs the new exit? How are deals being structured, and who are the active players? Our panel of experts consists of buyers and sellers, capital sources and advisers who offer answers rooted in firsthand experience.