Board of Directors


Paul Benhaim

Paul Benhaim

Non-Executive Director and Chairman

Paul has over 25 years’ experience in the hemp industry and is co-founder of Elixinol US.

Paul is considered an expert in the industrial hemp industry and frequently presents at industry conferences globally. He has also played a role in shaping regulation around cannabis laws.


Oliver Horn

Oliver Horn

Non-Executive Director

Oliver Horn was most recently CEO of Swisse Wellness for Australia and New Zealand (ANZ) and North America.  Oliver has previously held senior operational leadership positions at Treasury Wine Estates across ANZ, Europe, Middle East and Africa.

With an established track record for exponential growth in established and emerging markets, Oliver has extensive experience in building premium global consumer brands, a deep knowledge of the vitamins, minerals and supplements (VMS) category, a track record of premium brand building and a passion for creating businesses with a positive and thriving workplace culture.


Stratos Karousos

Stratos Karousos

Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer

Stratos joined the Company as a director in 2017.  He was appointed as the Chief Executive Officer in July 2019. 

Stratos has over 20 years of executive management and leadership experience as a corporate advisor and lawyer in Australia, Asia and the USA.  He has held senior roles in global organisations, including WiseTech Global Limited and Baker McKenzie where he advised ASX-listed companies in mergers and acquisitions, equity capital markets, corporate restructuring, private equity transactions, joint ventures, and corporate governance and specialised in the health, technology and agriculture sectors.