Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Engel is a senior executive with 30 years of national and international experience in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, cannabis and consumer packaged goods industries. Mr. Engel has led the creation, development and growth of several companies over the span of his career. An articulate and trusted voice in the burgeoning Canadian cannabis space, Mr. Engel most recently was CEO with a competitive licensed producer and was instrumental in: leading that company to become the first Canadian exporter of medical cannabis; and the establishment of several trailblazing industry standards.
As a leader at Organigram, Mr. Engel is focused on reputational excellence through product quality and safety, expansion of Organigram’s Moncton, N.B. facility, and production efficiencies to position the Company as a leader in the Medical and Adult Recreational Cannabis industries. Mr. Engel graduated from the University of Guelph with an Honours Bachelor of Science in Microbiology.