Senior Vice President of Global Investments & Partnerships
Ian Abramowitz is the Senior Vice President of Global Investments and Partnerships at CannTrust, where he is the driving force behind the company’s global expansion strategy. Ian began his tenure with CannTrust in 2016 as its first Chief Financial Officer, where he played a critical role that contributed to the company’s growth from its early days as a private company, to the company’s listing on the Canadian Securities Exchange (CSE), The Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) and most recently, The New York Stock Exchange (NYSE).
Ian brings more than 30 years of senior leadership experience in accounting, auditing, financial management and transformational growth, shopping center development, consumer packaged goods, mergers and acquisitions and private equity.
Ian received his business degree from the University of the Witwatersrand in Johannesburg, his CA,SA designation from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of South Africa and his CPA,CA designation from The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Ontario.