Jennifer M. Sanders

Founder, Chief Strategist
AURA Ventures

With AURA Ventures, Jennifer leverages her expertise in the alternative agriculture and holistic health industries as an international industry consultant and monetization strategist. She works with government clients and institutional firms, exclusively in impact investing.

Named as “Top 100 Most Influential” people in the cannabis industry by High Times, her intention-based investment philosophy (‘conscious capitalism’) and strategy expertise in public and private markets makes her one of the most sought-after public speakers and educational lecturers.

With private equity expertise from Harvard University Business School, Jennifer specializes in international regulatory compliance and enterprise risk management with 20 years of experience in leadership and business management including Fortune 500 companies. Jennifer has also worked with foreign governments and regulatory authorities in Canada, Europe and Latin America.

Jennifer is an avid philanthropist, an Advisory Board Member at The Institute of The Americas, and actively supports medical cannabis research at the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) Cannabis Research Initiative.

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