Flora Growth Appoints Industry Authority Tim Leslie as Chairman of Its Newly Formed Advisory Board


Tim Leslie brings significant experience in both the cannabis industry and international growth and business development, including an extensive career at Amazon, to the organization. MIAMI & TORONTO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Flora Growth Corp. (NASDAQ: FLGC) (“Flora” or the “Company”), a leading all-outdoor cultivator and manufacturer of global cannabis products and brands, announced today the appointment of accomplished business leader and cannabis industry expert Tim Leslie as the Chairman of its newly formed Advisory Board. The establishment of the Advisory Board comes as Flora continues to develop its corporate structure to include a robust roster of human capital. The appointment of Leslie aligns with Flora’s goal of working with the best leaders in the industry who will provide strategic counsel to the Company on matters that will fuel its growth. A Yale law graduate, Leslie has a strong pedigree of success, working with scaling companies including his two decades at Amazon, where he served as Vice President and Associate General Counsel responsible for building and managing Amazon’s international legal team before changing roles to oversee the international launch of Amazon Prime Video. Following his successful tenure at Amazon, Leslie made the leap to the burgeoning cannabis industry where he served as CEO of one of the world’s most authoritative digital cannabis data sources, Leafly. Since his time there, Leslie has served on the board of renowned cannabis companies before his appointment as Chairman of the Board of Advisors at Flora. “The synergies could not be better aligned,” Leslie said. “I have watched how Flora, in a short time, has emerged as a leader in building a diversified global cannabis company, from its low-cost manufacturing to the clinical studies from its Flora Pharma division to its premium brand portfolio. I am excited by the prospect that Flora’s current clinical trials at the University of…

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