Ascent is a pioneering, multinational company at the forefront of the emerging cannabis industry. Our leadership is driven by passion, research and market intelligence. Widely respected by all facets of the business, and supported by groundbreaking science, professionalism, teamwork, and constant innovation.

Philip Campbell
Co-Founder, Director & CEO

Reid Parr
Co-Founder, Director & COO

James Poelzer
Director & CBDO

Blair Jordan
Chief Financial Officer


Chris Lee
Chief Marketing Officer

Mats Hakansson
VP Europe

Jordan Winnett
VP Marketing & Communications

Janet Joo
VP Human Resources

Tobin Hwang
VP Capital Projects

Chris McDonough
VP Business Development

Dan Williams
US General Counsel & Manager

Dr. Priyantha Wimalaratne
Extraction & Formulation Scientist

Karim Lalani
General Counsel