Melissa is an experienced investor and operator in medical and wellness cannabis, and the CEO of Ananda Development Plc. She is also Founder and CEO of Montana Optimum Wellness CBD brand. She has 25 years in corporate development, structuring, deal origination, corporate finance, capital raising.
Born in the UK though living in Israel since 2005, Clifton has accumulated over 25 years of consumer and corporate marketing experience. Entering the emerging medical cannabis industry in late 2014, Clifton helped create CannaTech, the International Conference on Medical Cannabis innovation & investment. Seeing the regulatory challenges, in 2017 Clifton founded his second cannabis company CiiTECH, focusing on the food supplement regulated CBD industry in the UK.