With a combined experience of over 100 years in the pharmaceutical and cannabis industries, Materia’s team is uniquely equipped to develop the most robust, compliant and efficient cannabis manufacturing and distribution footprint across Europe.
With a combined experience of over 100 years in the pharmaceutical and cannabis industries, Materia’s team is uniquely equipped to develop the most robust, compliant and efficient cannabis manufacturing and distribution footprint across Europe.

Materia Management

DEEPAK ANAND

Chief Executive Officer
Prev. Deloitte (CCI) & Zenabis

  • Recognised thought leader in the global cannabis space.
  • Previously Vice President of Business Development and Government Relations at Deloitte (CCI) and Vice President of Zenabis.
  • Board member at various for and not for profit businesses across Canada and Europe.

DARIUSZ NIECIECKI

President
prev. Brookfield Asset Management

  • 15+ years in investment experience across private and public markets, M&A structuring and negotiation
  • Corporate development and strategic initiatives
  • Experience across numerous industry sectors including Healthcare
Christie Hall

CHRISTIE HALL

Chief Financial Officer
prev. VP Finance at MedReleaf

  • Professional accountant with 15+ years of experience in senior finacnce and leadership roles with both private equity owned and publicly listed companies, in an array of industries.
  • Experience implementing and monitoring SOX based and National Instrument 52-109 compliant internal controls.
  • Experience working in a start up environment leading through first-time audit, IFRS conversion, IPO, ERP implementation and policy development.

NICK PATERAS

Managing Director, Europe
prev. Lift & Co, Johnson & Johnson

  • Background in Fortune 500 healthcare at Johnson & Johnson, managing category-leading Rx, OTC and beauty businesses.
  • Previously Vice President of Strategy at Lift & Co., preeminent cannabis data firm in Canada
  • Cannabis industry representative on various policy advisory groups, including for Health Canada and Government of Ontario.

DENNIS BEKER

VP, Content & Legal Strategy
prev. Goodmans LLP

  • Extensive legal experience working for public and private companies on a broad range of transactions including mergers and acquisitions, going public transactions and debt and equity financings

GREG GORZKOWSKI

VP, Strategy & Business Development
prev. Shopify, Ample Organics

  • Founding member of Shopify’s cannabis program
  • Previously lead international program at Ample Organics leading seed-to-sale platform
  • Extensive cannabis network and vast knowledge of the international cannabis supply chain and regulations

Would you like to work for an innovative company in the cannabis industry? We are always looking for committed individuals who share our passion for the world of medical cannabis.

Learn more about Materia and the opportunities available here.