Natura Life + Science has announced that Gabriel Garcia will join the company as General Counsel and Vice President of Legal Affairs.
Garcia is tasked with overseeing – and growing – the company’s legal department. Prior to this new role, he founded boutique law firm Garcia Law Corporation and has held several senior roles in law firms and corporate legal departments over his 15-year career.
“Rapidly changing cannabis regulation can impact every stage of our customers’ go-to-market strategy, from research and manufacturing to branding and distribution,” said Ori Bytton, Natura’s Chief Executive Officer. “Gabriel’s unique legal background and strategic perspective will unlock Natura’s growth, while also giving our customers access to highly valuable legal guidance.”
“I’m thrilled to be joining Natura at this exciting time in its infancy and working with such a fantastic team,” García said. “The legal and regulatory challenges currently facing cannabis companies are daunting. I look forward to managing Natura’s business risk while also supporting the company’s growth and innovation strategies in the marketplace.”