General Counsel & Corporate Secretary, Lift & Co.
Mariana oversees Lift & Co.’s (TSXV:LIFT) (OTCQB:LFCOF) corporate, commercial and governance and privacy strategy. She played a key role in taking the company public and raising nearly $18-million, and she continues to be responsible for disclosure requirements, while advising on risk management and compliance in Canada’s heavily regulated cannabis industry. Mariana also leads the legal oversight for Lift & Co.’s data, retail strategy and international expansion.
Prior to joining Lift & Co., Mariana was Senior Legal Counsel at one of the largest developers and owners of utility-scale solar energy projects in the world, and an Associated at Dale & Lessmann LLP in the Corporate/Commercial and Employment Law Groups.
Mariana was called to the Ontario Bar in 2013 after obtaining her Juris Doctor from the University of Western Ontario and completing a Master of Business Administration at the Richard Ivey School of Business. She also completed an Honors Bachelor of Administrative Studies at York University. Mariana is an advocate for empowering female leadership and promoting women on boards