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Szweras joins board of Quinsam Capital Corporation

Thursday, October 26, 2017 @ 1:36 PM | By Carolyn Gruske


Securities lawyer Adam Szweras in now a member of the board of Quinsam Capital Corporation.

Szweras, who has a background in corporate finance and cannabis-focused strategy development, is a partner with Toronto-based Fogler, Rubinoff LLP, where he advises clients about general securities and corporate law in addition to cannabis-related legal matters.

He is also founder and chair of the the Foundation Markets Group, a Toronto-based investment and merchant bank focused on small-cap and micro-cap listings and financings. Szweras leads the bank’s cannabis investments activities.

In addition, Szweras is a director of a number of public cannabis companies including Nutritional High International Inc. and Aurora Cannabis Inc.

Quinsam is a Canadian merchant bank focused on cannabis-related investments.

Quinsam CEO Roger Dent said, "Adam brings a rich pedigree of cannabis and capital market expertise to Quinsam's board of directors. His expansive network of relationships across the North America cannabis space is ideally suited to help Quinsam achieve it’s strategic goals. We look forward to his contribution and welcome him to the team.”

Quinsam’s board approved the award of 100,000 share options to Szweras. They have an exercise price of $0.30 per share and will expire on Oct. 19, 2022, and will vest over a three-year period.