Mitchell Osak, MBA, is a Partner in MNP’s Consulting Practice and their Cannabis Advisory Lead. For the past 25 years, Mitchell has helped a wide variety of Canadian and global,public &privately-heldclients in the cannabis, financial services, healthcare, IT, not for profit and manufacturing sectors. His work focuses on a client’s mission-critical needs such as strategy development, organizational design, risk management and performance improvement. Within the burgeoning cannabis sector, Mitchell has deep strategy consulting, financial advisory and planning experience right across the North American value chain including cultivation, extraction, capital markets, ancillary services, brands, government and retail. Hiscannabis consulting workalso extendsto firms outside of the industry, helping them capitalize on the growth opportunities in this dynamic space. He is a globally recognized thought leader, speaker and media commentator on cannabis industry developments, trends and best practices. He received his MBA from the University of Toronto.