Zeeshan Hyder, Chief Financial Officer

Zeeshan Hyder brings nearly a decade of experience analyzing and evaluating investment opportunities for large institutions. He was formerly an investment banker at Citigroup where he advised on M&A transactions across the mining, healthcare and consumer industries. Mr. Hyder was also an investment analyst at The Eli and Edythe Broad Foundation's $2 billion investment fund. Most recently Mr. Hyder was a vice president at First Beverage Ventures, a private equity firm focused on emerging food and beverage brands.

Andrew Modlin, Co-Founder & Chief Brand Officer

Andrew Modlin is co-founder and Chief Brand Officer for MedMen. He is the main architect behind MedMen’s unique brand. An artist by training, Mr. Modlin’s vision informs MedMen’s industry defining retail concept. He is the recipient of the 2017 “Emerging Leaders Award” by the American Marketing Association and also credited with several innovations in cannabis cultivation and manufacturing.

Chris Ganan, Chief Strategy Officer

Chris Ganan brings vast institutional experience in business operations, private equity, investment banking, real estate and FinTech. Mr. Ganan was instrumental in MedMen's capital formation and guides MedMen's investment strategy, ensuring MedMen continues to grow its footprint in North America’s most strategic cannabis markets. Previously, Mr. Ganan was managing member of Cratus Equity, a private investment firm. He has also worked for Alvarez & Marsal, CohnReznick, and Investments Limited.

Mike Lane , Chief Digital Officer

Mike Lane leads the development of digital products that differentiate and extend the MedMen customer experience both online and in-store. He brings more than 20 years of experience in product development and design at major brands like Live Nation, Ticketmaster, FOX Broadcasting, Adobe, and Accenture. Prior to joining MedMen, Mr. Lane was Vice President of Product at global technology innovator Grindr, the world's largest location-based social network connecting the LGBTQ community.

Ada Lee, Executive Vice President

Ada Lee oversees the Office of the CEO, working closely with the CEO to effectively manage MedMen’s top priorities. Ms. Lee supports top leadership on special projects with planning and execution. She is also charged with implementing procedures that improve and standardize MedMen's corporate operations.

David Chiovetti, Executive Vice President of Retail Operations

David Chiovetti is charged with executing MedMen’s retail strategy, overseeing the company’s rapid expansion in California, Nevada, New York and other emerging markets in North America. He brings more than a decade of success leading similar endeavors in the apparel and fashion industry. He held senior positions at class leading brands like Lucky Brand, True Religion and Guess where he oversaw all aspects of corporate retail including real estate, store design, construction and operations.

Dan Edwards, Senior Vice President of Legal Affairs

Dan Edwards oversees MedMen’s legal department and ensures operations adhere strictly to applicable laws and regulations. Mr. Edwards brings extensive experience in corporate law, mergers and acquisitions, intellectual property, commercial real estate, cannabis law and compliance, and he has successfully structured and closed over $500 million in cannabis-related transactions. Prior to joining MedMen, Mr. Edwards worked at San Diego business law firm Potente APLC where he developed and managed the firm's first cannabis division.

Esther Song, Senior Vice President of Marketing and Communications

Esther Song leads the marketing and communications department at MedMen, overseeing marketing’s retail, digital, product, brand and creative teams. With over 15 years of experience in public relations, she has worked to generate visibility in media and consumer relationships through talent partnerships and influencer content for clients including Tod’s and BPCM. Prior to joining MedMen, Ms. Song was Vice President of Public Relations and Partnerships at Tory Burch for nearly a decade.

Felix Popescu, Senior Vice President of Strategic Planning

Felix Popescu oversees MedMen’s strategic planning including interfacing cross-functionally with key stakeholders across the organization to implement strategic initiatives with Human Resources, Insurance, Corporate Optimization, Licensing, and Manufacturing/Distribution among others. He operates with an acute focus on defining MedMen’s strategy and resource allocation to maximize operating leverage and ROI. Mr. Popescu brings nearly ten years of experience advising and executing on mergers and acquisitions. Formerly, he was an investment banker at Lazard and Jefferies. Mr. Popescu also acquired a deep understanding of healthcare services from his time at ProCure, a leader in the radiation oncology space, and most recently at DaVita, one of the largest kidney care providers in the U.S.

Ben Rose, Executive Chairman of the Board

Ben Rose is the chief investment officer for Wicklow Capital, an active early stage investor in a variety of innovative sectors, including blockchain technologies, biotechnology and cannabis. At Wicklow, Ben focuses on working with portfolio investments to identify strategic opportunities for growth while building best in class operations. He has more than 20 years of experience in both financial markets and entrepreneurial finance, having served as a managing director, portfolio manager and trader for a variety of institutional, high performance investment firms.

Adam Bierman, Co-Founder

Adam Bierman co-founded MedMen in 2010 and sits on the company’s Board of Directors. He is a leading voice of the burgeoning, state-sanctioned cannabis industry in the U.S. Mr. Bierman’s revolutionary views have been featured on news outlets like CNBC, Bloomberg News, Forbes, Time Magazine, the Los Angeles Times, U.S. News & World Report, among others. Mr. Bierman is a champion of sensible, clear and just drug laws that strengthen communities and create business opportunities. Under Mr. Bierman’s leadership, MedMen was the single largest financial supporter of progressive marijuana laws at local, state and federal levels.

Mel Elias, Director

Mel Elias is an active investor, entrepreneur and developer in Los Angeles has past and present board experience in CPG and consumer retail businesses both in the US and internationally. He was President and CEO of The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf for 6 years, until it was sold in 2013.

Chris Ganan, Chief Strategy Officer

Chris Ganan brings vast institutional experience in business operations, private equity, investment banking, real estate and FinTech. Mr. Ganan was instrumental in MedMen's capital formation and guides MedMen's investment strategy, ensuring MedMen continues to grow its footprint in North America’s most strategic cannabis markets. Previously, Mr. Ganan was managing member of Cratus Equity, a private investment firm. He has also worked for Alvarez & Marsal, CohnReznick, and Investments Limited.

Errol Schweizer, Director

Errol Schweizer is a strategic advisor to several high-growth retailers and brands. Mr. Schweizer has over 25 years of experience in the food and cannabis industries, including 15 years at Whole Foods Market, where he held a number of roles within the organization, including Vice President of Grocery. In this role, Mr. Schweizer oversaw merchandising, product assortment, promotional programs and financial performance for over 80 product categories and $5 billion in annual sales.

Cameron Smith, Director

Cameron Smith currently operates a private angel investment and advisory fund that focuses on health food. Prior to his investment and advisory business, Mr. Smith was General Counsel of The Island ENC, Inc., President of Quantlab Financial and worked at the U.S. Securities Exchange Commission.