Meet the WeedMD Board of Directors
George Scorsis – Executive Chair
15 years of experience counselling and leading high-performing teams operating in regulated industries including alcohol, energy drinks and cannabis. Previously CEO of Liberty Health Sciences, President of Mettrum Health Corp. and GM of Red Bull Canada.
Gail Paech – Director
25 years of senior executive experience in the public, private and not-for-profit sectors.
Former Associate Deputy Minister, Economic Development and Trade and Assistant Deputy Minister, Ministry of Health.
Michael Pesner – Director
Quebec-based leader with over 40 years of corporate finance experience, currently Chair of WeedMD’s Audit Committee. Previously a board member of the SAQ (Société des alcools du Québec) and seasoned leader at KPMG.
Angelo Tsebelis – Director
Over a decade of pharmaceutical and broader healthcare experience, including strategic pricing, sales & marketing, market access and government affairs. Previously with Shoppers Drug Mart and GlaxoSmithKline.
G. Edmund King – Director
Accomplished leader who has been at the head of 10 different companies. Previously Chairman & Chief Executive Officer at Starseed Holdings, Inc., Chairman of M30 Communications, Inc. and Chairman CEO of CIBC Wood Gundy.
Dr. Hugh Scully – Director
A skilled cardiac surgeon, he is Professor of Surgery and Health Policy at the University of Toronto and Consultant Cardiac Surgeon at University Health Network (UHN) Toronto General Hospital. Currently serves as President of the Mt. Sinai-UHN Academic Medical Organization and Member of the Senate of the UHN.