Neil Weaver, CEO
A seasoned Executive with extensive law enforcement and security experience, Neil has achieved recognition as a very competent leader in business with a high level of expertise in complex security operating environments.
His knowledge, experience and understanding of highly regulated industries and his vast network of resources around the globe position him effectively to lead and support a team of risk and security specialists across the cannabis markets.
Neil has a Masters Degree (MSc) in Security and Risk management from the University of Leicester, England, and holds the Certified Protection Professional (CPP) designation from the American Society for Industrial Security.
David Hyde, COO
David Hyde is security industry-recognized leader and trusted senior advisor to many large organizations. During a 30+ year career he has operated an award winning security consultancy business, and has secured some of Canada’s most iconic landmarks. David has led a full-service cannabis security and strategic licensing advisory practice since 2013 providing services to over 350 businesses in the legal cannabis markets.
He holds a MSc Degree in Security and Risk Management from the University of Leicester, England, and a Certificate in Security Management from the University of Calgary. A graduate of the Wharton School Development Program for security executives, he is also a Certified Advanced Level Crime Prevention (CPTED) practitioner.
Francis Michaud, CFO
Francis is a dynamic bilingual senior executive with a solid track record of achievements in demanding environments in various industries. He continuously achieves success by delivering results, building high impact teams, creating strategic alliances with cross-funcitional leaders, and streamlining / standardizing processes to enhance productivity and profitability.
Francis has leadership experience with turnarounds, start-ups and M&A, utilizing his strengths in corporate strategy, financial management and corporate governance. He also has experience with public filings, reporting to Corporate Boards and working with shareholders.
Francis has over 20 years of professional experience and holds a CPA / CGA as well as a Bachelor of Commerce (honours) degree from the Queen's School of Business.
To be the leading security-solutions, compliance and risk management company for stakeholders in the legal cannabis industry.
To provide a holistic platform of vertically integrated services that create and add value for clients, by managing their critical, non-core functions and enabling their business continuity, growth and brand protection.
Developing trust with our clients and partners by sharing a commitment to agreed outcomes and consistently performing to exacting standards.