Our Advisors

Investment Advisors

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Matthew J Nodgen,

Capital Market Advisor

He was recently name one of the “Top 100 Most Influential People in the Cannabis Industry” by High Times Magazine and ranked number 3 globally by Business Insider in terms of investment companies focused on the emerging cannabis and hemp sectors.


Additionally, he is the founder of Nordco Consulting LLC, a private consulting firm dedicated to the business development of middle market companies with forward-thinking vision. To date, Mr. Nordgren has personally been involved with over $7 billion in transactions and maintains a portfolio of approximately 30 plus companies.


Michael Huang 

Asian Capital Market Advisor

Mr. Huang is a seasoned businessman and management consultant with more than 15 years of experience, accumulated from working in management consulting firm Accenture and audit firm KPMG, and also from managing companies in the construction, real estate development, and trading industries.


Mr.Huang helps to structure the development of the cannabis industry in Yunnan China and has extensive operational experience in cannabis industry investment and international collaboration and he also serves as vice-chairman of ASX listed cannabis company Stem Cell United and CEO of China Huafang Cannabis Company. Mr. Huang graduated from Lancaster University with a Bachelor's degree and from the London School of Economics with a Master’s degree.



C.S Liew,

Agriculture Advisor

C S Liew, Managing Director of Singapore-based Pacific Agriscience, graduated from Iowa State University in 1979 with a double major in Agronomy and Pest Management. 


After a year in Ciba-Geigy, he worked for 11 years in Uniroyal Chemical in various international roles from Market Research to Registrations and then to more senior management positions. Following that, after 7 years in a regional management role with Nufarm, he set up his own company in 1999 to trade in generic pesticides as well as specialty fertilizers.


Throughout his career, CS was deeply involved in market development, sales and promotion of foliar fertilizers, micronutrients and biostimulants, aside from proprietary pesticides. He managed the distributors and was active in product training as well as developing and implementing marketing plans and strategies.

Political & Science

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Dr Louis Horynak,

Science Advisor

Dr. G. Louis Hornyak, Ph.D. is currently serving as the CEO of Earth Products Consulting, a Thailand-based company and partner of Sayris Capital. He is internationally renown for his ground-breaking textbooks Introduction to Nanoscience and Fundamentals of Nanotechnology, both published by Taylor & Francis.


Dr. Hornyak served as the Director of the Center for Learning Innovation & Quality (CLIQ), the Center of Excellence in Nanotechnology (COEN) and later of Special Programs at the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) in Thailand since 2009 to the present. He is retiring from AIT in December 2020. Dr. Hornyak specializes in converting natural products into high technology as well as into products that protect the environment and enhance the health of human beings.


Most importantly, he believes strongly in a community-based approach to sustainable development and in promoting microeconomic technology-based enterprises in rural communities.