Cannabidiol (CBD) is undeniably one of the most exciting new markets, with new products and brands launching almost daily to capitalise on the rising demand. In this quick crash course, Christian will cover some of the most important ‘need to know’ topics including the opportunities, challenges, product landscape and regulations surrounding the CBD industry today.
About Christian Hendriksen
Originally from Denmark, Christian Hendriksen achieved his Masters degree in finance from Copenhagen Business School before setting out on start-up and finance related ventures internationally.
In 2011, he was a part of Groupon’s international expansion in Japan and China, which at the time was the fastest growing company in the world. And following Groupon, Christian helped set up a venture capital fund in Zambia investing in mining related start-ups, before ending up in London working with Citigroup, and then UBS.
Christian resigned from UBS earlier this year to join Mile High Labs, the world''s leading CBD extractor. As Co-Head of International Expansion with his twin brother, Frederick, they are responsible for building and managing sales and operations for all non-US markets. Together they are driving the development of an internationally renowned business, which is fast becoming recognised as the leader in its field. The company’s stance on regulation, consumer protection and customer service is gaining admirers, both across and outside the industry.