Troy Dayton is CEO of The Arcview Group, the first and largest group of investors dedicated to the cannabis sector. Since it’s founding in 2010, Arcview has helped 1400+ high net worth and institutional investors place more than $235 million behind 200+ cannabis related deals through their Arcview Investor Network. Arcview is also the top publisher of market research, data and analysis in the sector. In 2015, Arcview helped launch a partner business accelerator, CanopyBoulder and in 2018 Arcview launched the Arcview Venture Fund. Forbes named Arcview among the top 5 financial firms in the sector and Business Insider named them to their top 12 cannabis venture firms. Dayton is also chairman of the board of the Marijuana Policy Project and was formerly its chief fundraiser. He is a founding and current board member of the National Cannabis Industry Association and co-founder of Students for Sensible Drug Policy, which is now on over 300 campuses. Fortune Magazine, Details Magazine, and International Business Times all list Troy in their top 10 lists of the most influential people in the cannabis industry.