After prime ministers, Shin Bet chiefs, chiefs of staff, chiefs of staff and other high-ranking officials from politics and industry, the Mossad now has a representative in the flourishing Israeli cannabis market.
Tamir Pardo, the head of the Mossad from 2010 to 2016, was appointed chairman of Cann10, a subsidiary of Shizim, headed by Fredo today, and owned by entrepreneur Yossi Bornstein.
In another part of the ownership of Cann10 is the old medical cannabis company, Sheikh, owned by Shai Sarid, which has been active in the field of medical cannabis for the past decade and provides cannabis to 5,000 patients. recently Was discovered Because it does so without all the necessary permits.
Until now, Cann10 has been primarily involved in locating cannabis startups and organizing annual conferences. However, two months ago, CannXNUMX began to market medicinal cannabis products in pharmacies under the Nitzan and Canary brands made from Cannabis blossoms that grow bush farms.
According to the Calcalist report, Fredo will receive an additional salary due to his position as chairman of Cann10 in addition to his position as chairman of Shayzim and up to 5 options in the company.
"Medical cannabis will not continue to be sold as a crude product over time," Fredo told Calcalist. "The real economic potential lies in the innovative technologies that will make the green product a therapeutic product like any other drug."
He further added that "the process of medical cannabis passing and its approach to the world of pharma will make the consumption of medical cannabis effective and easy to use. As part of the process, the treatment will be tailor-made for each indication, while expanding the existing arsenal to a wider range of products. "
That is how Fredo joins To other famous 30 Who entered the cannabis activity last year.