George Scorsis

CEO & Director@Liberty Health Sciences

George Scorsis has over 15 years of experience leading companies in highly regulated industries to rapid growth, including alcohol, energy drinks and, most recently, medical cannabis. George Scorsis started his career in alcoholic beverage while attending York University, completing his Bachelor in Administrative Studies and learning the ropes as a University Ambassador for Bacardi Canada and holding several executive roles. He followed with an MBA at Queens University. Scorsis, formerly President of Red Bull Canada, was instrumental in restructuring the organization from a geographical and operational perspective, growing the business to $150 MM in revenue. He also worked closely with Health Canada on guidelines regulating the energy drink category. George Scorsis was also fundamental in the restructuring of Brazil, and South Africa, leading the special markets team to establish a corporately owned distribution model in volatile markets.  He was appointed to the North American Board of Directors in 2012 with oversight of the Americas. Scorsis also brings to the table his agricultural and technological savvy from his time as President at Mettrum Health Corp., a leading Canadian cannabis distributor which made him an expert in mass-cultivation and marketing. Scorsis is currently CEO and Director of Liberty Health Sciences, an industry leader in the medical cannabis space, and also serves as Chairman of the Board of Directors of Scythian Biosciences Corp., a research and development company committed to advancing treatment efforts for traumatic brain injury with its proprietary cannabinoid-based combination drug therapy and additional cannabis-related activities across the globe.