Canopy Growth Corp. Stock (TSX: WEED) (NYSE: CGC) - Investor Dashboard
|Employees:||2700 at 12/31/18|
|Co-CEOs:||Bruce Linton and Mark Zekulin|
Canopy Growth Corp – Management Team
Bruce Linton – Chairman & Co-CEO
Bruce is the founder of Canopy Growth Corporation (CGC) and co-founder of Tweed Marijuana Inc. Bruce’s primary focus has been to position cannabis brands in a competitive market and to raise the capital necessary to fund such operations. In addition to his leadership responsibility at Canopy Growth, Bruce is the CEO of communications company Martello Technologies. After beginning his career at Newbridge Networks Corporation, he has since held positions that include General Manager and Re-Founder of Computerland.ca, President and Co-Founder of webHancer Corp, and part of the establishing team at CrossKeys Systems Corporation. He was also part of the leadership team for the Nasdaq/TSX initial public offering at CrossKeys.
Mark Zekulin – President and Co-CEO
Mark is the President of Canopy Growth Corporation. With Tweed since its inception, Mark has been a key driver of the Tweed and Canopy Growth vision, ensuring that patients and healthcare practitioners choose Canopy companies as their trusted source of marijuana for medical purposes. This includes overseeing medical and patient outreach strategy, driving operations and advancing corporate market strategy. A graduate from the University of Waterloo in Mathematics, the University of Ottawa in Law, and the University of Cambridge in International Law, Mark has previously kept himself busy providing legal, political and strategic advice to high- profile local and international corporate clients, most recently as Counsel at the Ottawa-Washington international trade law firm of Cassidy Levy Kent. Previously, Mark has served as a Senior Advisor to the Honourable Dwight Duncan, the Ontario Minister of Finance, and has worked internationally at the Business and Industry Advisory Committee to the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD).
Tim Saunders – Senior VP and CFO
Tim is a finance executive experienced with large international public companies and private equity-backed start-ups, having worked both in Canada and Europe. His leadership style focuses on business transformation and forward thinking to advance business capability and the business model.Tim joined Canopy Growth in summer 2015 after gaining executive and leadership experience across a number of sectors including mobile, telecom, semiconductors, manufacturing and clean tech. Tim most recently led Black Canvas Consulting with assignments such as Strategic Advisor to the President’s Office of Export Development Canada. Tim was previously a senior finance executive with Vodafone, Oskar Mobil, Mitel and Zarlink Semiconductor and CFO at Plasco Energy Group where he was instrumental in raising $360 million in capital during the early start-up of the company until 2013. Tim earned his CPA, CA with PricewaterhouseCoopers and is a proud graduate of Bishop’s University (Quebec) where he obtained his BBA. Tim also earned an executive certificate from the Ivey School of Business at the University of Western Ontario.
Significant Insider Ownership
Bruce Linton, CEO
2.7 million shares
Murray Goldman, Director
4.4 million shares
Mark Zekulin, President
Deborah Weinstein, Secretary
John Bell, Lead Director
123.4million shares and 158.7 million warrants
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