Bruce Linton

Founder & CEO, Canopy Growth

Under Bruce’s guidance, Canopy Growth has become one of Canada’s largest medical marijuana companies as well as the first plant-touching firm to list on the New York Stock Exchange. Since founding Canopy, he has led 11 capital raises totaling more than $1.2 billion and overseen M&A deals valued at $950 million. Bruce’s corporate strategy has extended Canopy’s footprint to five continents and has positioned the company to expand into consumer products such as marijuana-based medicines and beverages.