In this episode, Hall is joined by Paul Rosen, Executive Chairman for Global Go, a consulting firm specializing in the U.S. and international cannabis/hemp market. Paul began as an attorney in Canada, before turning to a career as an entrepreneur in a number of sectors. In 2010, Paul entered the cannabis industry in Canada, which ultimately led to an investment career.
In this episode, Paul talks about the cannabis industry, highlighting both the pharmaceutical and CPG sector applications. He talks about the risks and idiosyncrasies of the emerging cannabis industry. In addition, Paul discusses the state of startup investing in general, and as it relates to emerging, high-profile industries. Paul details his early-stage investing thesis, highlighting the importance of team, a growth market, and a strong go-to-market strategy. Finally, Paul discusses the regulatory side of the cannabis industry and focuses on some of the most promising opportunities and applications in that industry.
Paul can be reached on LinkedIn at linkedin.com/in/paul-rosen-4163206
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