Mark is the CEO of Canopy Growth Corporation. With Canopy since its inception, Mark has been a key driver of the Canopy Growth vision, ensuring that consumers, patients, and healthcare practitioners choose Canopy brands as their trusted source of cannabis. This includes overseeing the global expansion strategy, for cannabis and hemp businesses. As CEO, he has led the Company’s growth into a world-leading, multi-site, multi-platform organization and laid the foundation as Canopy Growth achieved a long list of industry firsts.
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). In 2018, Mark was a recipient of Canada’s Top 40 Under 40® award.