GCI Virtual Summit Thought Leader – Juan Vargas, VT Investors
Juan Vargas of VT Investors participated as a thought leader at the GCI Virtual Summit 2020, joining 1000+ registered global leaders in both cannabis and psychedelics.
Check out his bio below:
Juan Vargas is a seasoned executive with over 15 years’ experience in the promotion of foreign investment (FDI), international trade, development of new businesses and corporate diplomacy, 14 of which have been specialized in the Canadian market: first on the side of the private sector as Deputy Director of the Colombian-Canadian Chamber of Commerce, and later as Deputy Chief of Mission (DCM) & Acting Ambassador in the Colombian Embassy in Canada.
He has successfully advised multiple companies in the process to expand into new markets, regulatory affairs, financing, market understanding, procurement, and forging of alliances and relations with the public sector and local partners, among other activities. He has wide experience in highly regulated sectors such as medical cannabis.
He has a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration (B.B.A.) with a Graduate Diploma in Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), and a Master’s degree in Sustainability from Columbia University; likewise, he is a fellow of the South Korean Government in energy cooperation, and has studies in Shared Value (SV) from Harvard and Result-Based Project Management from the Witwatersrand University.
He currently is a partner at VT Investors, an investment consulting firm.
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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