President & Chief Legal Officer, Director, Co-Founder
Experienced in complex corporate and legal strategy, as well as contract negotiations, Setu’s unique expertise as a lawyer and an entrepreneur have been central to Avicanna’s structure and key global partnerships. As the executive lead for Avicanna’s Initial Public Offering (IPO) process, Setu encompasses the qualities of an adaptive strategic leader equipped with market awareness, business acumen and an in-depth understanding of Avicanna’s long term objectives. With a high regard for best practices, our co-founder Setu, spearheads the company’s regulatory navigation across six continents with a vision specific to the pursuit of partnerships and commercialization opportunities. Essential to this role are his innate ability to strategically connect different regulatory frameworks that maximize our objectives along with his with knowledge of patient-focused advocacy, advising healthcare professionals, licensed cannabis producers and other corporate and regulatory stakeholders. Setu holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Ottawa and Juris Doctorate (JD) degree from the University of Western Ontario.