Benedikt Sons is co-founder, managing director and CEO of Cansativa Group. Before founding the company Benedikt studied industrial engineering and management at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) and the University of California San Diego (UCSD). Benedikt is a pioneer in building new business models and in taking them to scale. Benedikt has several years of experience in both strategy consulting and industry. Cansativa is the leading platform for cannabis in Germany: As such Cansativa developed into the leading “One-Stop Shop” with a unique and the most comprehensive multi-brand portfolio in the German market. In addition to that, Cansativa is the exclusive partner of the Federal Institute for Drugs and Medical Devices (BfArM) on the distribution of cannabis from domestic cultivation.