Pure Global’s wholly owned subsidiary PureSinse is a pharmaceutical-grade Licensed Producer of cannabis dedicated to developing new and innovative brands and products for the discerning Canadian consumer.

Our global strategy is to aggressively pursue and align with similarly spirited local and international cannabis companies that strengthen our position and influence in both the medical and anticipated adult-use markets.

Global Leadership
Team

We are a young and fearless company, built by a team of highly experienced professionals representing a diversity of experience in pharma and wellness science, business and finance, biology and ecology, data and analytics.

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Malay Panchal, RPh, BScPhm

Founder & CEO, Board Member

A seasoned serial-entrepreneur with 20+ years experience in pharma B2B technology, retail and mail-order pharmacy, pharma branding and clinical trials.

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Nader Gheshlaghi, PhD

VP, Production

With a PhD in Plant Genetics & Pathology, Nader has managed large-scale grow operations for hundreds of plant varieties around the world.

Stephen Pynn

VP Corporate Development

Significant experience in Capital Markets and Corporate Finance with a focus primarily on the cannabis sector’s financings and public offerings.

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Michael Lavergne

Global Supply Chain Lead

Hands-on sustainable supply chain and operations professional with 20 years of multinational experience in fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) / retail.

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Trupti P. Smit, LLB

Director of Corporate and Legal Affairs

15+ years experience in intellectual property, corporate law, international tax and corporate governance.

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Bhupender Gosain, CA

Chief Financial Officer

30+ years experience in tax and business advisory services in a variety of sectors including technology, life sciences, biotechnology, natural resources and pharma.

Vik Chopra
Vik Chopra, MBA

VP, IT and Business Operations

Program delivery expert with 20 years of experience at tier 1 advertising and technology companies. Strong understanding of agile project management, business and IT operations.

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Tamer Abuqamar PEng, MSc, PMP

Senior Construction Projects Manager

15 years experience in construction, mechanical services design, site works and project management. PMP certified, LEED Green Associate.

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Vishwas Sawant, MBA

General Manager

30 years of global experience in heavy engineering manufacturing, agribusiness, retail and IT. Former CEO, Farmers Co-op, India, 55M CAD revenue, 1200 employees.

Board of
Directors

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Malay Panchal, RPh, BScPhm

Founder & CEO, Board Member

A seasoned serial-entrepreneur with 20+ years experience in pharma B2B technology, retail and mail-order pharmacy, pharma branding and clinical trials.

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Dr. Chandra Panchal, PhD

Chairman

Distinguished resume includes Director for MaRS Innovation, senior scientist at John Labatt Ltd., and Chairman, President and CEO at Procyon Biopharma Inc.

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Jane Pagel, MSc

Board Member

Retired executive with extensive experience, previously held positions as the President & CEO of the Ontario Clean Water Agency, and Director of Research & Technology at the Ministry of the Environment.

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Brian O’Neill, BSc, LLB

Board Member

Nearly a decade in the practice of law at a leading national law firm, focused on M&A, corporate reorganizations, corporate finance, intellectual property, and commercial transactions.

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Albert Beraldo, CPA, CA

Board Member

More than 30 years’ experience in various senior leadership roles within the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industry, including Founder & CEO of Alveda Pharmaceuticals Inc.

Global Advisory
Board

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Jeffrey Zicherman

Eventus Capital

Founder and CEO of a leading investment bank based in Toronto, Canada. Jeff has led or been directly involved in raising over $600 million in equity for numerous public companies in recent years, including several cannabis mandates.

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Aaron Salz, CFA

Stoic Advisory

Founder and CEO of a pioneering financial advisory firm focused on the cannabis industry. Aaron has been directly involved in over $2 billion of M&A transactions and advised numerous CEOs and boards of directors in the sector.

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Trina Fraser

Brazeau Seller Law

The foremost cannabis policy and regulatory expert in the industry, Trina is actively working with Pure Global on regulatory affairs and licensing applications.

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Paul Sparkes

Norris Point Capital

Former senior aid to two Premiers, Director of Operations to Prime Minister Chretien, former LCBO board member; advising on market penetration strategies.

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Jim Youmans

Rx Samples Solutions USA

40+ years experience in corporate pharma, with senior positions at every major company of note; advising on medical branding, sales and market strategies.

Dr. Matthew D. Burnstein B.Sc., M.D.

Appletree Medical Group

Over 35 years of practice as a family physician. Certified Medical Review Officer, trained to develop workplace drug and alcohol programs, as well as interpret drug tests.