The Team

The company has built up a team with expertise in the sector from an agricultural, project management and financial background. We have also sought top tier legal advice, GMP advice, in the process of establishing a grower and potential routes to market of our product.

Board Of Directors

NEIL EWART

CO-FOUNDER, CHAIRMAN


Qualified as a Chartered Surveyor in 1974 and has been involved in estate and farm management since. Founded Craig Farm Company. Founded and delivered the Craig Wind Farm project with joint venture funding.

HAMISH CLEGG

CO-FOUNDER, CEO


CEO, Pyser Testing. During Covid-19 Hamish founded a Covid-19 antigen and antibody testing company. He achieved a CQC partnership and employed a team of 30 people. Director at Hannam & Partners, where he has provided advice and corporate finance services to a wide range of resource companies. Raised $6m for a Medical Cannabis. Hamish has 15 years of experience in financial markets. He was formerly a top ranked integrated oil analyst at Bank of America Merrill Lynch.

WILL EWART

CO-FOUNDER, CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER


Managing partner and operator of successful sheep and cattle farm for the past 12 yrs. 6yrs, working for the Fasig-Tipton bloodstock. Career in Agriculture and qualification from Cirencester in 2001.

ED BROWNE

CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER


Managing Director, Severnvale Academy. Director, Collingham College.

COLIN NEWBOULD

DIRECTOR, HEAD QUALITY, QP


Held a number of QP roles leading quality control for established pharmaceutical companies. Quality Director, PCI and Penn Pharmaceutical Services Ltd.

Advisors

PROFESSOR MICHAEL BARNES

CHIEF MEDICAL ADVISER


  • Prof of Neurological rehabilitation, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
  • Chief Medical Officer, Lyphe Group
  • Chair, Medical Cannabis Clinicians Society
  • Director of Maple Tree Consultancy
  • Over 30 years within senior roles in the NHS and independent neurorehabilitation services

TOBY SHILLITO

CULTIVATION AND AGRONOMY


  • Chief Cultivation Officer for Kanabi Ltd
  • MBA from London Business

HANNAH DEACON

SPECIALIST ADVISER – PATIENT ACCESS


  • Patient Advocate (Executive Director), Medical Cannabis Clinicians Society
  • The Academy of Medical Cannabis
  • Director of Maple Tree Consultancy

MICHAEL BENNETT

GENERAL COUNSEL, HILL DICKINSON


  • Michael advises clients in a broad range of sectors including agriculture, consumer goods and services, energy, financial services (including corporate finance, broking) life sciences, manufacturing, mining, real estate and natural resources.

ANDREW RITCHIE

ACCOUNTANTS, AZETS (FORMERLY CAMPBELL DALLAS)


  • Regional managing partner
  • Accounts and business services