Our Team

Management

Steve
Singh

CEO / Founder

 

Steve Singh is a seasoned investor with more than 35 years of experience in the financial sector. Over the years he has built a significant global investment network. Being a gifted marketeer, Steve has provided consulting and advisory services to numerous publicly listed companies and has been involved in financings in excess of $500 million over the span of his career. He is the Founder of Thinking North—a National Investor Network and the Founder of Tekgenz—a full spectrum tech incubator. Steve is very passionate about helping entrepreneurs and companies attain their full potential. Using his vast global investment network, he helps companies raise capital, develop their messaging, amplify their marketing and devise corporate strategies. Over the years Steve has developed a method of finding high potential companies in different sectors and creating opportunities for these companies to build significant shareholder value.

Robert Tjandra

BSc, MBA
President and COO / Founder

M. Tjandra started his career with BP Petroleum in Indonesia with a secondment to BP UK in Aberdeen, Scotland. Beyond BP, he ventured into entrepreneurship, where he has developed a unique blend of professional Management / Team Leader and entrepreneurship skill set with a mixture of multi-national and national companies’ experience in emerging market as well as in developed countries: Canada, Indonesia, UK, Singapore. M. Tjandra has co-founded and grown several companies generating millions of dollars in revenue in Indonesia with over 25 years of combined experience working, consulting, and developing businesses in construction, trading, oil, and gas, fintech, cleantech, and agrotech. His experience included starting and running a prestressed concrete piles manufacturing facility employing 150 workers. He has involved hands on with an agrotech/agro–energy plantation set up in W. Africa. M. Tjandra has served on public and private Boards as a director, and an audit committee member. Currently, he acts as a President and COO of Canbud Distribution Corp. (CSE: CBDX) and a director at Electrum Charging Solutions (Private EV Charging Technology Company). M. Tjandra earned a BSc in Geology Specialist and Mathematics Minor from the University of Toronto, and an MBA from Philippines School of Business Administration.

Raj Ravindran

MSc, MBA, PhD, CFA
CFO / Founder

M. Ravindran is an entrepreneur and investor with diversified international experience and a passion for innovation, technology, and capital markets, likewise a proven leader in corporate development, capital raising, deal structuring, go-public transactions, and strategies for navigating difficult economic conditions.  He has held progressively senior roles across a breadth of start-ups and small-cap companies in North America and Europe. Raj has co-founded numerous companies including Thinking North (a national investor network), Canbud Distribution Corp (CSE: CBDX) (health and wellness hemp technology company), where he is the CFO/Director and Florence Wealth Management (Exempt Market Dealer), where he holds the position of UDP/Director. M. Ravindran holds a Master’s in Chemical Engineering (Oil & Gas Synthesis), PhD in Industrial Organizational Economics, MBA in Finance and a Charter Financial Analyst designation. 

Adrian Burke

VP Marketing

Adrian is a serial entrepreneur with multiple exits and brings an immense amount of passion with his studious nature. His 24 years of brand development, marketing, and business execution experience lends support to our dynamic team. Adrian’s previous focus in the nutraceutical space, and his insight into the current state of attention and distribution, will be of great value as we differentiate our consumer packaged good (CPG) offerings. Adrian’s focus in the plant-based space and empathic approach to environmentally sustainable packaging will be instrumental building out and scaling our intellectual property (IP) portfolio.

Board of Directors

Advisory Board

Teuku T. Hasan, MSc, PhD
Plant Science Consultant & Advisor

Andra Enescu
CEO, Quadz Inc.

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Our team of experts is always happy to answer any questions.

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Canada

+1-905-614-0272

info@canbudcorp.com

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