• Chris Jones

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    Chris Jones

    Biography:

    Chris Jones is a cannabis industry professional involved in strategy, finance, operations, negotiations and closing deals. He has been actively involved in multiple large-scale investments and acquisitions, including the Cresco Labs acquisition of Origin House (valued at the time at $1.1 billion). Chris is also a mentor at Leaf Forward, a cannabis accelerator program based in Toronto. Before he started his career in the cannabis industry, Chris built his finance and business development experience at two global construction companies based in Canada: EllisDon and Aecon. This business background and extensive experience in the legal field have been formidable assets for Chris as he helps develop and advance the future of cannabis products and the cannabis industry.