In addition to his role as Founder and CEO at MAZAKALI, Sumit is a consultant to The Arcview Group and the Managing Partner of Emerald Ventures. Sumit acts as a mentor to Arcview and Canopy companies and serves on the Canopy Investment committee as well as NCIA’s Finance & Insurance committee. Sumit and MAZAKALI support NCIA, the Marijuana Policy Project and Students for Sensible Drug Policy.
Prior to joining the cannabis industry, Sumit spent nearly two decades in the US financial capital markets at companies including UBS, Merrill Lynch and JP Morgan. Sumit has earned an MBA from the University of Michigan and a BA in Economics with Honors from the University of Texas. He resides in San Francisco where he enjoys riding his motorcycle, yoga and craft beer.