Vancouver, January 2, 2023. CanMar Ventures Ltd. announced today that May Khatib has been appointed new CEO of the company. An experienced business leader, with more than 20 years of experience in economic development and strategic growth. She will be taking over from the Founder, KD Khairah who will be stepping away from company day to day operations in order to support the company’s growth by building strategic partnerships and promoting the company vision.
“We are thrilled to welcome May Khatib as CEO of CanMar. We are confident that May’s leadership and vision will help guide us to even greater success in the future, says KD Khairah, Founder of CanMar.
As a proven leader with experience in building government and business relations, regulatory affairs, organizational change management, public relations and communications, Khatib brings a unique set of skills, perspectives, and relationships to lead CanMar into the future.
“Building on what we have already accomplished, under her leadership we hope to further define our strategic direction, strengthen our partnerships, and build new relationships”, state Khairah.
Previously Khatib held positions which include Strategic Advisor for CanMar Ventures Ltd., VP Compliance and New Ventures at Monark, Head of Global Compliance for Zenabis Ltd. and past Board Member with the Cannabis Council of Canada.
Khatib joined the cannabis industry with Zenabis in 2016 during the early infancy stages. During her time there she was instrumental in helping the business grow. With over 25 licenses achieved between 2017 and 2022, she held the positions of Director of Regulatory Compliance, global Responsible Person on multiple licenses where she maintained compliance oversight for all national and international activities for the company.
“I’m excited to be a part of this amazing team and look forward to leading the company through its next phase of growth, with a vision of connecting the global cannabis and psychedelic communities. I know we will do big things” says Khatib.
About CanMar Ventures Ltd.
CanMar Ventures Ltd. was founded in 2017 and has been dominating recruitment services to the Cannabis and Psychedelics Industry. Today, CanMar offers recruitment, regulatory compliance and is launching a new user tech platform dedicated to the cannabis and psychedelic global community. A place where likeminded individuals can connect, collaborate, and engage in a censorship free platform for all things cannabis and psychedelics
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