TERRA-HOMEPAGE-resized

Grounded in science, elevating the standard

We are a global cannabinoid company, committed to growth through scientific innovation and operational integrity.

ABOUT TERRASCEND


TerrAscend provides quality products, brands, and services to the global cannabinoid market. As the first North American Operator (NAO), with scale operations in both Canada and the US, the Company participates in the medical and legal adult use market across Canada and in several US states where cannabis has been legalized for therapeutic or adult use. Additionally, TerrAscend is the first and only cannabis company with sales in the US, Canada, and Europe as it has received EU GMP certification for its manufacturing facility in Mississauga, Ontario. TerrAscend recently announced the planned acquisition of Ilera Healthcare, one of five vertically-integrated cannabis cultivator, processor, and dispensary operators in Pennsylvania. TerrAscend operates a number of synergistic businesses, including The Apothecarium, an award-winning cannabis dispensary with several retail locations in California and Nevada; Arise Bioscience Inc., a manufacturer and distributor of hemp-derived products; Ascendant Laboratories Inc., a biotechnology and licensing company committed to the continuous improvement of cannabinoid expressing plants; Solace RX Inc., a proposed Drug Preparation Premises (DPP) focused on the development of novel formulations and delivery forms; and Valhalla Confections, a manufacturer of premium cannabis-infused edibles.

CEO Michael Nashat on what inspires him
President Matthew Johnson on
our competitive advantages
Chairman Jason Wild on our commitment to quality

PORTFOLIO


TEAM


Executive Leadership Team

Michael Nashat — CEO, Co-Founder and Director

TerrAscend’s co-founder and CEO, Dr. Michael Nashat, Pharm. D., has over 12 years of experience in patient care, quality assurance, medical and regulatory affairs and R&D. Prior to co-founding TerrAscend, Dr. Nashat cofounded and was the Executive Director of OnPharm Independent Pharmacy Group, the largest independent non banner group in Canada with over 500 pharmacies. Dr. Nashat is a former board member of the Canadian Association of Chain Drug Stores, Ontario College of Pharmacists and the Canadian Foundation for Pharmacy. Dr. Nashat is a former member of the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long Term Care’s Pharmacy Council and the former Vice Chair of the Ontario Pharmacists Association’s Owners Advisory Council. Dr Nashat received his Doctor of Pharmacy Magna Cum Laude from the Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences and completed his Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Neuroscience Medical Strategy at Rutgers University and Bristol-Myers Squibb.

Matthew Johnson — President

Matthew Johnson, a seasoned healthcare industry executive with over 25 years of experience, has held multiple senior-level positions with several large medical device and pharmaceutical companies. Most recently, he led the AbbVie Transition Office and was responsible for managing enterprise-wide transformation efforts, including merger integration. Prior to this, he headed Global Alliance Management within Abbott’s pharmaceuticals division where he drove collaboration strategy planning, alignment and communication among project teams for all of Abbott’s partnered pipeline products. He also held senior leadership roles at Brunswick Corporation and Baxter Healthcare Corporation.

Adam Kozak — Chief Financial Officer

Adam Kozak brings a wealth of experience from Loblaw Companies Limited.  During his 10-year tenure, Adam led initiatives in mergers and integration, process re-engineering and analytics. Prior to Loblaw, Adam also held positions at Deloitte and Wormald Masse Keen Lopinski.

Brian Feldman — General Counsel

Brian has 20+ years of experience serving in investment transactional advisory, securities regulation, and compliance. Prior to joining TerrAscend, Brian held positions at Sound Point Capital Management and Fried Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson.

Business Team

Robyn Rabinovich — VP, Cannabis Strategy and Partnerships

Robyn Rabinovich is a business development professional with extensive experience in the cannabis space. Her knowledge supports her ability to evaluate business development opportunities within Canada and across the globe. Robyn obtained her International Business Degree from Dalhousie University.

Ari Unterman — VP, Business Development

Ari Unterman was formerly a corporate lawyer with experience in corporate and technology law. He has also participated in entrepreneurial and start up ventures, including supporting an early stage legal technology start up. Ari obtained his BA in Political Science at Western University and his JD/MBA at the University of Windsor.

Board of Directors

Jason Wild — Chairman

Jason Wild is the President and Chief Investment Officer of JW Asset Management, LLC, and the advisor for five investment partnerships with approximately $1 billion in assets under management. Mr. Wild received his license as a pharmacist in 1997, and subsequently founded JW Asset Management, LLC in 1998. The firm has a strong history of finding opportunities within the healthcare sector. He is a graduate of the Arnold and Marie Schwartz College of Pharmacy. Mr. Wild is the Chairman of the Board of TerrAscend Corp. and Arbor Pharmaceuticals. He is a board member of Vensun Pharmaceuticals and Vitruvias Therapeutics. Funds managed by JW Asset Management, LLC are the largest shareholders in TerrAscend Corp. Mr. Wild is also a board member of NETA NJ LLC where he will be actively involved in planning and directing the organization’s strategic and long-range goals.

Michael Nashat — CEO, Co-Founder and Director

TerrAscend’s co-founder and CEO, Dr. Michael Nashat, Pharm. D., has over 12 years of experience in patient care, quality assurance, medical and regulatory affairs and R&D. Prior to co-founding TerrAscend, Dr. Nashat cofounded and was the Executive Director of OnPharm Independent Pharmacy Group, the largest independent non banner group in Canada with over 500 pharmacies. Dr. Nashat is a former board member of the Canadian Association of Chain Drug Stores, Ontario College of Pharmacists and the Canadian Foundation for Pharmacy. Dr. Nashat is a former member of the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long Term Care’s Pharmacy Council and the former Vice Chair of the Ontario Pharmacists Association’s Owners Advisory Council. Dr Nashat received his Doctor of Pharmacy Magna Cum Laude from the Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences and completed his Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Neuroscience Medical Strategy at Rutgers University and Bristol-Myers Squibb.

Richard Mavrinac — Director

Richard Mavrinac held positions as CFO for George Weston Limited and Executive VP of Loblaw Companies and has extensive expertise in public company finance and strategy.

Craig Collard — Director

Craig Collard is the CEO of Veloxis Pharmaceuticals, a commercial-stage specialty pharmaceutical company committed to improving the lives of transplant patient and has over 20 years of experience in the pharmaceutical industry. Mr. Collard has a proven track-record of leadership, managing organizational change, and driving successful merger and acquisition activity. Prior to Veloxis, Mr. Collard was the Founder and CEO of Cornerstone Therapeutics, a company focused on hospital, respiratory and adjacent specialty markets.

Lisa Swartzman — Director

Lisa has 20+ years of experience in manufacturing, distribution, and retail, previously holding senior financial positions with some of Canada’s largest publicly-traded corporations. A strategic thinker with diverse experience in leading growth, Lisa has advised mid-market privately held companies in both the United States and Canada. Lisa holds a BA (Economics) from Western University, and an MBA from Queen’s University, and also holds the Institute of Corporate Directors ICD.D (Certified Director) designation.

INVESTOR CENTRE


Investor Day Webcast

Press Releases & News

Download our Investor Presentation
Background

Follow TER:CSEand TRSSF:OTCQX
Stay tuned for updates and news

BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT


The Apothecarium’s CEO Ryan Hudson on choosing TerrAscend as a partner
Heather Molloy on how we think about business development

Hello! We want to learn about your business, discuss your need for investment and explore opportunities to work together.  Please share your non-confidential information on the form below and we’ll be in touch.







CANADIAN FACILITY


EU-GMP certified

TerrAscend-icon-1

67,300 sq ft facility strategically located in Mississauga

TerrAscend-icon-2-v2

Premium hydroponic cultivation

TerrAscend-icon-3

Sterile & non-sterile drug compounding capabilities

TerrAscend-icon-4

Lab tested to the highest standards

CAREERS


We’re growing fast and looking for top talent to join our team. Click on a link below to submit your application.

Background