CEO and co-founder of Futr Management, brings a distinguished legacy of entrepreneurial achievement to the organization. His remarkable career trajectory spans over three decades and across industries as diverse as hospitality, housing, cannabis processing, and hemp cultivation.
As Chief Cultivation Officer and Co-Founder of Futr Management, Greg Christie stands at the forefront of sustainable Hemp Cultivation and progressive Product Development. An industry vanguard, Greg’s expertise in large-scale Hemp and Cannabis operations encompasses strict adherence to Good Agricultural Production Practices (GACP).
Our Chief Strategy Officer, is a visionary strategist and respected management consultant whose impact resonates across diverse industry sectors. His extensive repertoire in counseling senior officers and directors on strategic, corporate, and financial matters has propelled both private and public companies towards their pinnacle of success.
Muneesh Sharma, MBA
Our esteemed Chief Corporate Development Officer, boasts a wide-ranging career trajectory marked by impactful positions. Serving as the Director of iconic shopping and dining districts, a respected lobbyist for BC’s commercial real estate industry, and Public Affairs Manager for BC’s most substantial cultural institution, his influence is palpable across numerous sectors.
Frey Garabagi, PHD
Our Chief Science Officer, has an illustrious reputation in plant molecular genetics and biotechnology. As founder of HMP Biogenic, his groundbreaking work on novel hemp cultivars has placed him on the global stage. His creation, the Chola F1 hybrid hemp, features on Health Canada’s List of Approved Cultivars (LOAC), a testament to his dedication and expertise.
Cris Felipe-Alves, PHD
Our Research and Development Director, is an internationally recognized expert in the field of hemp genetics and molecular biology. With proficiency in English, Portuguese, and Japanese, Dr. Cris’s global influence extends beyond language barriers, transcending borders to drive advancements in hemp for phytoremediation research.
As one of the Co-Founders, sales maestro Nick Heron is a quintessential force in Futr Management, driving an aggressive growth trajectory in the rapidly evolving Hemp and Cannabis sectors. His refined expertise, spanning Canada to South Africa, has cemented his reputation as a relentless achiever and an industry titan.
As one of the leading authorities in cannabis and hemp regulatory compliance, Mackenzie Doyle lends her unmatched expertise to Futr Management. She has guided many Canadian commercial cannabis license holders through the intricacies of Health Canada’s stringent licensing requirements, solidifying her reputation as an industry leader
Embarking on his journey as the Director of Brand Development and Digital Strategy Implementation, Marshall Anselmo is the designated architect of Futr Management’s forthcoming digital evolution. His ambitious strategies aim to not just broaden our reach but to personalize our audience’s interaction with Futr Management.
Michael is an adept project manager with a profound understanding of the hemp and cannabis sectors, making him a critical asset to the Futr Management team. His rigorous attention to detail and innovative operational strategies have been instrumental in designing GPP (Good Production Practice) and EU-GMP (European Union – Good Manufacturing Practice) compliant floor plans for cannabis processing facilities, both in Canada and internationally.
Upneet’s study and work in environmental science and public administration has prepared her for the critical task of teaching complex phytoremediation processes. In her role, Upneet concentrates on the precise translation of scientific procedures into accessible educational programs.
A family history shaped by geo-political conflict and intercontinental migration, there is no day for Avneet when he has not been confronted by and curious about the interconnected and interdependent nature of our global networks. Central to Futr Management’s emerging global presence, he advocates for policies and partnerships that empower community stakeholders at local and regional levels to learn about and participate in community projects.