Sumit Mehta – Partner | Mazakali
Based in the Bay Area, Mazakali provides comprehensive consulting services to emerging and established entrepreneurs in the cannabis industry.
In addition to his role at Mazakali, Sumit works on finance and strategy for The Arcview Group and is the Managing Partner of Emerald Ventures, an investor in the cannabis space since 2013 with ventures across Colorado, California, and Oregon. Sumit is a mentor to Arcview and Canopy companies and sits on the Canopy investment committee. Sumit is also a supporter of the Marijuana Policy Project and Students for Sensible Drug Policy.
Sumit’s past experience includes: Financial Advisor, J.P. Morgan Securities, Director of Business Development, DiMeo Schneider and Associates; Founder and Managing Partner, Emerald Ventures; Head of Midwest Sales and Trading, Susquehanna Financial Group, Director of Institutional Equity Sales, UBS Investment Bank; and Equity Research Analyst, Raymond James Financial.
Sumit earned a B.A. in Economics with Honors from the University of Texas and an M.B.A. from the University of Michigan. He currently resides in San Francisco and continues to grow his involvement in the cannabis industry.