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Frank Carrère

COO & CFO, PRØHBTD

11:30 AMBanking Considerations & Solutions for Investments in the US Cannabis Industry

Frank Carrère is the COO & CFO of PRØHBTD where he oversees strategy, operations and corporate finance.

Frank is a seasoned entrepreneur and financial executive who has helped both small emerging ventures and large established corporations scale their businesses. His experiences cut across media, sports, technology, gaming, retail, and banking. At Fun Technologies, his global ramp-up of this online gaming platform contributed to a 20x exit for its investors through a Canadian public listing and eventual sale to Liberty Global.

He also co-founded an innovative web services company serving Fortune 500 corporations such as Universal, FOX, Sony, BofA, Gateway, HP, Nestle & Nissan. At 21st Century Fox, Frank was responsible for strategy and M&A for the company’s international media division during which time he led the acquisition of 36 companies across Latam, EMEA, and Asia-Pacific, deploying over $5 Billion in capital and launching over 15 new international business lines. He also worked closely with senior management to develop its large scale joint ventures such as NatGeo and Hulu.
Frank also worked at Citibank in their corporate development group and as a Principal consultant at PwC’s global strategy & restructuring practice. Some of his key clients included Blockbuster, Harry & David and Nordstrom.