GCI Virtual Summit Thought Leader – Codie Sanchez, Entourage Effect Capital
Codie participated as a thought leader at the GCI Virtual Summit 2020, joining 1000+ registered global leaders in both cannabis and psychedelics.
Check out her bio below:
Codie Sanchez is a Managing Director and Partner at Entourage Effect Capital, a venture capital and private equity fund in the legalized cannabis space. With $170M in AUM, and having just launched their third dedicated fund for $150MM, they are one of the largest PE funds in the industry.
She previously built and lead First Trust’s ($120B) Latin America Investment business. Prior to that, she held positions in equity analysis at Goldman Sachs ($1.5T), institutional fixed income at State Street ($2.8T), and international equity at Vanguard ($5.3T). She started her career as a journalist where she won the JFK award and the Howard Buffett Foundation grant for her coverage of human trafficking.
Codie Sanchez is a pundit and columnist on investing, macro trends, cannabis and start-ups. She has been highlighted on CNBC, The Today Show, Forbes, Fast Company, Entrepreneur, People en Español, Business Wire, Cheddar, etc. She has an MBA. from Georgetown University, a master’s from ESADE, a PhD from Fundação Getúlio Vargas, and a BA from Arizona State University.
She sits on the board of the Arcview Group, the leading cannabis seed investment platform, Magma Partners, a tech-focused venture fund in Chile, Hispanic Executive Corporation and is actively involved in American Enterprise Institute, the free markets think tank.
If you are a leader operating in either the cannabis or psychedelics industries, check out the GCI Virtual Summit today! You can submit an application for a complimentary ticket for our 2021 Summit here.
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