Our passion for the medical cannabis industry stems from the personal experiences of our founders
• Denis Contri, Master Grower and Chief Science Officer at PIDEKAhad years of experience in cultivation before facing a personal lost that made him reorient all of his efforts into the investigation of genetics and cultivation techniques towards a medicinal use.
• Pilar Sánchez, Technical Coordinator,started her research into medicinal cannabis properties for treating her own chronic diseases. At PIDEKA she organized hundreds of individualized treatments based on the use of different aspects and components of strains, accomplished through a close follow up alongside different kinds of clinicians. She is cofounder and leader of Mujeres Cannabicas Colombia foundation.
• Camilo Cruz, Lab Manager,has been a cannabis activist and enthusiast since he was 17. After studying physics in the Universidad Nacional de Colombia, he started to dedicate his time to the development of cannabis extraction processes. Camilo joined the team 5 years ago, bringing new precision methodologies for standardization of lab processes and applications.