Balram Vaswani

Chairman, Kaya

Balram has a well-rounded portfolio that’s highlighted by his founding of Kaya, the Jamaican parent company of Kaya Farms, Kaya Herbhouse, Kaya Spa, Kaya Cafe and Kaya Tours. He also has his hand in research through UTECH Ganja Labs, an R&D firm focused on cannabis cultivation, processing and manufacturing as well as the therapeutic aspects of the plant. Outside the cannabis sector, Balram has served as CEO of Marley Coffee, managing director of Reggae Entertainment Television and founder of Jamaica News Network.