Thierry Schmidt, B.A.

Chief Commercial Officer and President, Verdélite
Mr. Schmidt has more than 20 years of experience in marketing, brand advocacy, and general management in the consumer goods industry. Most recently, Mr. Schmidt served as Chief Operating Officer of Botanical Technologies Inc., a cannabis ancillary products supplier, developing marketing plans and managing investor relations and product development. As General Manager at L’Oréal and Chief Marketing Officer at Next Level Energy Inc., he managed product development focused on advancing a sustainable and profitable business model. Furthermore, in his Business Development and Sales Director roles at British American Tobacco, he successfully developed and launched a national trade marketing strategy. Thierry holds a bachelor’s degree from HEC University and is an IMD School of Business Alumni.